Madelena Antiques & Collectables

Barbizet Palissy Majolica fish, reptile & insect platter

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

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.


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