For your viewing, is an EXTREMELY RARE Fenton Advertising/Souvenir Plate for the J. Ledford Company in Cooleemee, N. According to the "Standard Encyclopedia of Carnival Glass, 7th Edition" by Bill Edwards and Mike Carwile, only 4 or 5 of these plates are known to exist. This plate has the Hearts and Vine pattern and is one of the most desirable, if not THE most desirable, Advertising Plates.
Color is a beautiful Marigold with pumpkin, dark pinks, yellow, blues and greens. You can see in our photos that as the natural light changes, so does the colors in the iridescence. Size is 9 in diameter. Condition: This piece has no damage. No chips, cracks, scratches or repairs.There is one tiny spot of missing iridescence, which you can see in photo #9. Spot is located just above the E and D in LEDFORD. Many of the Fenton pieces have straw marks. This plate is free of any straw marks. This is an Antique Carnival Glass piece. Made in the early 1900's. Our photos are not photo-shopped or enhanced.
This is from our personal collection. From a non-smoking, no-pet home. Please view our other listings. We will be listing more pieces from our personal collection. Please pay within 3 days.
The item "FENTON CARNIVAL GLASS JN LEDFORD CO COOLEEMEE NC PLATE EXTREMELY RARE" is in sale since Wednesday, May 04, 2016. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Glassware\Carnival Glass\Vintage (Pre-1940)\Fenton". The seller is "thetreasurechest951" and is located in Temecula, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.