Madelena Antiques & Collectables

Minton Majolica Marine Mermen Jardiniere

Victorian, circa 1874. 16.5ins high, 15ins wide, 12ins depth. Minton Majolica jardinière with a mythological theme which features two mermen (sometimes attributed to the Sea God Neptune or to Triton), supporting shells.

Cobalt blue ground version, with pink interior.

Colouration: cobalt blue, green, cream, are predominant.

The piece bears maker's marks for the Minton pottery. Bears a pattern number, '1362'. Marks include a factory specific date cipher for the year 1874.


CONDITION: Good. RESTORATION. A few filled chips to the rim.

Filled chip to foot.

Filled chip to head-dress.

Go to the Top of this page