Madelena Antiques & Collectables

French Palissy Majolica Fish Platter

Circa 1880. 14.8ins high, 14.8ins wide, 2.4ins depth. Unidentified French Majolica wall plate which features fish (pike, perch), an eel, a snake, a frog and insects.

Colouration: blue, green, brown, are predominant.



KILN EFFECTS: a few specks of kiln detritus caught in the glaze;

shrinkage crack to tail fin;

flecks of stray coloured glaze.

RESTORATION. Filled chip to pike's gill.

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