Madelena Antiques & Collectables

Minton Majolica Vase Supported By Three Merboys

Victorian, circa 1873. 16.9ins high, 10.2ins wide, 10.2ins depth. Minton Majolica vase which features 3 merboys supporting a shell vase.

Cobalt blue ground version. Colouration: cobalt blue, green, cream, are predominant.

The piece bears maker's marks for the Minton pottery.

Marks include a factory specific date cipher for the year 1873.

Book reference ,'Victorian Majolica' by Leslie Bockol, page 60

 

Condition

CONDITION: Very good. No restoration.

KILN EFFECTS: kiln grit caught in the glaze;

flecks of stray coloured glaze to the mermen and interior;

 

shrinkage crack to underside of mermen's posterior.

 


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