Minton Majolica 'Shakespeare' Platter

GBP 935.00

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Object Description

Minton Majolica platter which features a portrait panel to the centre, having a bust of Shakespeare. An inscription around the rim reads, ‘HE WAS NOT OF AN AGE BUT FOR ALL TIME’. Colouration: brown, green, ochre, are predominant. The piece bears maker’s marks for the Minton pottery. Bears a pattern number, ‘1105’. Marks include a factory specific date cipher for the year 1873.

Object Condition

Very good. No restoration. Bruise under rim. Wear to the high points of the molding.

Object Details

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