Any thoughts on the manufacturer of this dish please?

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Post by Yorkshireborn November 5th 2016, 4:08 pm

Any thoughts on the manufacturer of this dish please? Img_4911
Any thoughts on the manufacturer of this dish please? Img_4910


This is my first time using this forum so I hope I have done it correctly.....

If anyone can help with the ID of this dish given to me by my Aunt years ago, I would be really grateful.

Many thanks.
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Post by dantheman November 5th 2016, 5:32 pm

welcome to the forum,
Yes you did everything perfectly but please use the bottom of the 3 url options as everything in Yorkshire is bigger and better but the images don't fit on small pooter screens Excellent

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Post by Essenjay November 6th 2016, 12:12 am

It's a Majolica plate, probably mid to late 19th century. Without wanting to denigrate it, the quality isn't fantastic (compare it to Minton, George Jones, Holdcroft or other important producers) either in terms of crispness of moulding or care taken with the decoration. Still, it's a pleasant enough thing and the blue background elevates it above some of the plain green Majolica. It's quite an extensive subject but a useful starting point is https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Victorian_majolica.
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Post by Yorkshireborn November 6th 2016, 10:33 am

Many thanks. I really like the colours. Good to know what it is - I reckon some of the other bits I have are Majolica Ware also. Thanks again.
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