Victorian, circa 1873. 10.9ins high, 12.2ins wide, 9.8ins depth. Minton Majolica jardinière which features swan handles and Neptune's face to either side. Minton blue ground version. Colouration: dark blue, turquoise, white, are predominant.
The piece bears maker's marks for the Minton pottery. Bears a pattern number, '1405'.
Book reference not found.
Flaking to bulrush stalks.
KILN EFFECTS: uneven glaze application to the swans