Minton Majolica frog and mushroom sweetmeat bowl
Victorian, circa 1861. 4.3ins high, 4.7ins wide, 4.3ins depth. Minton Majolica sweetmeat dish which features three frogs under a mushroom.
Colouration: pink, cream, green, are predominant.
The piece bears maker's marks for the Minton pottery. Bears a pattern number, '1109'. Marks include a factory specific date cipher for the year 1861.
Book reference not found.
Generally good. Small bruise to the rim.
KILN EFFECTS: over glazed shrinkage line to the bowl;
overglazed chip to base edge.
RESTORATION: Old restoration to stem of mushroom,
one frog's bottom lip
and another frog's left knee.
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