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Majolica Comportier

Earthenware with mottled, green, yellow, and brown majolica glazes. Marks: WEDGWOOD/NRY impressed; V painted in blue Pecten shell plate supported on stand formed of three entwined dolphins on triangular gadrooned base. Condition: good.

Marks

Impressed "WEDGWOOD" and "NRY"

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lloyd E. Hawes

English, about 1870

Object Place

England

Accession Number

1991.748

Medium or Technique

Lead-glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery