Circa 1870. 12.2ins high, 17.1ins wide, 3.5ins depth.
Barbizet French Palissy Majolica platter which features fish (including a pike), a snake, a lizard, a frog, insects, shellfish and leaves.
Colouration: green, blue, ochre, are predominant.
Book reference ,'Palissy Ware' by Marshall P. Katz and Robert Lehr, page 124, figure 143.
CONDITION: Very good. No restoration.
Small chips to fish
and one to flower.
Small flakes to the rim.
KILN EFFECTS: touch mark to the snake and lizard.