Victorian, circa 1874. 9.1ins high, 9.1ins wide, 0.8ins depth.
Minton Majolica oyster plate which features six shell shaped wells with seashell surrounds.
Turquoise ground version. Colouration: turquoise, cream, green, are predominant.
The piece bears maker's marks for the Minton pottery. Bears a pattern number, '1323'. English diamond registration mark for the date 20/03/1867. Marks include a factory specific date cipher for the year 1874.
Good. No restoration. Manufacturing chip to the underside.
Slight wear to the high points of the molding.
Some wear from use.
KILN EFFECTS: notable crazing;
craze lines to the wells.