dish, cheese
dish, cheese
dish, cheese

dish, cheese

Object

Accession Number
983.417.001a-b
Description
An glazed earthenware cheese dish with cover, the two parts decorated with dark blue floral and foliate motifs highlighted with gold, the dish repaired (bonded) and marked indistinctly on the verso with an impressed British design registration number and the word IVORY in uppercase font.
Narrative
This is a fairy typical design for a late 19th Century English cheese dish. 
History of Use
Unknown.
Date
1890 – 1895
Material
Ceramic, earthenware
Technique
Glazed; Transfer printed; Fired
Inscription
IVORY
Country of Origin
United Kingdom