Madelena Antiques & Collectables

Pinheiro Portuguese Palissy Majolica Shellfish Wall Plate

Circa 1889. 7.7ins high, 7.7ins wide, 3ins depth. Bordalo Pinheiro Palissy Majolica wall plate which features shellfish and seaweed.

Colouration: grey, green, yellow, are predominant.

The piece bears maker's marks for the Bordalo Pinheiro pottery.

Marks include a factory specific date cipher for the year 1889.

 

Condition

CONDITION: Good.

Small chips to foot rim.

KILN EFFECTS: shrinkage cracks to one shell.

RESTORATION. Filled chip to largest shell.

Two remodelled parts of shredded clay.

Retouched chip to seaweed and shell.

 


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