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Minton Majolica Oyster Plate, Mottled Leopard Spots, English, Dated 1871

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Minton Majolica Oyster Plate, the relief-molded dish with six wells glazed in mottled leopard spots of green and dark brown, each well separated by shells and seaweed, the center well glazed in green and banded with shells, the reverse with impressed and molded marks, 'MINTON,' date cypher for 1871, molded British Registry Diamond for 20 March 1867, and design number '1323,' which corresponds to the entry, 'OYSTER PLATE, SIX OYSTERS (M),' as recorded in the Minton Ornamental Shapes preserved in the Minton Archives and reprinted in J. Jones. We have been among the preeminent specialists in fine English majolica for thirty years. *1--Joan Jones, "Minton: The First Two Hundred Years of Design and Production." Shrewsbury, England: Swan Hill Press, 1993, Appendix E, p. 351. Minton Ornamental Shapes (i.e., design numbers) listed in Appendix E, pp. 343-377. 2--Marilyn G. Karmason and Joan B. Stacke, MAJOLICA: A COMPLETE HISTORY and ILLUSTRATED SURVEY. New York: Harry N. Abrams Publishers, Second Edition, 2002, p. 44.
  • Creator:
    Minton (Maker)
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 1 in (2.54 cm)Diameter: 9 in (22.86 cm)
  • Style:
    Victorian (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques:
    Majolica,Molded
  • Place of Origin:
  • Period:
  • Date of Manufacture:
    1871
  • Condition:
    Wear consistent with age and use. In excellent antique condition with no damage or restoration.
  • Seller Location:
    Banner Elk, NC
  • Reference Number:
    Seller: A-NH09yo-hwod1stDibs: LU1302238143082

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