Sale 21GM01 | Lot 1015

Josiah Wedgwood & Sons Majolica Cobalt-Blue Ground 'Crustacea' Lobster Plate

Catalogue: The Joan Stacke Graham Majolica Collection

Lot Details

Lot 1015
Josiah Wedgwood & Sons Majolica Cobalt-Blue Ground 'Crustacea' Lobster Plate
Date code VKO for 1885
Impressed uppercase mark, pattern no. M2916, painted D
The center molded with a lobster resting on a bed of seaweed, the border with root vegetables and leaves, including turnips, carrots, greens, radishes and leeks. Diameter 8 5/8 inches; Together with a Josiah Wedgwood & Sons Majolica Turquoise and Cobalt-Blue Ground 'Crustacea' Lobster Salad Serving Bowl. Date code WHO for 1885, impressed uppercase mark, 12 and M, pattern no. M2916 / 1. The scalloped bowl on a short socle foot, the side molded with alternating panels of lobsters and vegetables, height 5 1/2 inches, diameter 10 3/4 inches.R>
Literature: (Lobster Plate):
Majolica International Society, Karmason Library, no. KL001709 and KL001708 2. (image of the underside)

Reference: (Lobster Plate):
Maureen Batkin, Wedgwood Ceramics 1846-1959, p. 30, col. pl. XXVI. Nicholas M. Dawes, Majolica, p. 38, fig. 57.


C The Joan Stacke Graham Majolica Collection

Estimate: $600 - $800

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The Joan Stacke Graham Majolica Collection

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