Public: Dinner plate, cream coloured earthenware, with relief-moulded six-lobed rim, decorated with swirled and mottled brown and green underglaze oxides bleeding into lead glaze. Private: Circular dessert plate with broad deep well and sloped undulating 6-lobed rim with reeded border. Creamware body sponged with manganese brown oxide bleeding into rich lead-glaze, resulting in mottled dark brown and cream pattern, sponged marks remaining clearly defined, embellished with six green patches in well and seven on rim. Even mottled brown decoration to underside.
Place of creation
© Manchester Art Gallery