Minton Majolica Mussel Dish and Cover

GBP 1,500.00

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Object Description

Minton Majolica serving dish which features the dish in the form of a mussel shell. The lid has a coral-effect handle, wrapped in seaweed. The foot of the base in the form of seaweed. Colouration: grey, green, magenta, are predominant. The piece bears maker’s marks for the Minton pottery. Marks include a factory specific date cipher for the year 1862. Originally, this rare piece would also have had a matching stand.

Object Condition

Dish: Good. No restoration. Some staining from use. KILN EFFECTS: craze line to the interior, only present on inside. Cover: Good. RESTORATION. Stabilised and retouched hairline to rim.

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