Victorian, circa 1882. 4.3ins high, 10.6ins wide, 7.1ins depth. Wedgwood Argenta Majolica sardine box which features rolling waves,
fish, shells, coral and a boat handle to the cover.
Colouration: cream, brown, pink, are predominant.
The piece bears maker's marks for the Wedgwood pottery.
Marks include a factory specific date cipher for the year 1882.
CONDITION: Cover: Good.
KILN EFFECTS: flecks of stray coloured glaze to the top.
RESTORATION. Stabilised and retouched hairline to rim running across under boat.
Retouched flakes to rim of boat.
Some small flakes to lower rim.
KILN EFFECTS: staining to the underside (not visible from above).
RESTORATION. Filled chip to outer rim and two to inner rim.