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Whieldon type pottery leaf dish with relief decoration of a bird in foliage.Staffordshire c1765

Reference: 5075

Dated: 1765 Staffordshire England

Press moulded early potteryleaf shaped dish with an irregular fluted edge and loop handle.
The crisp relief decoration shows an exotic long beaked bird picking berries perched on a branch with foliage. The wonderful glaze and quality of the moulding indicate an early example with a date of around 1765, the piece is probably Whieldon or Wedgwood.
This very rare dish is is unusually large 11 inches long.

Dimensions: 11.00 inch wide

Medium: creamware body oxide lead glaze ceramic pottery earthenware

Current Condition Restored handle

Price: gbp 2350.00 (Pound Sterling)
USD 3085.55 (US Dollars)

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