Shape Type: Dinner & Dessert Wares

Pattern Type: Landscapes and Waterscapes

Date: 1835-1840

Dimensions:

  • Diameter: 17.25 in (43.815 cm)

Maker: Enoch Wood & Sons

Maker's Mark:

Printed

Description:

An earthenware deep plate or charger multicolor printed with a landscape scene in the center and a golden brown border pattern named Festoon Border.   This is the only recorded example with the Festoon Border mark that is multi-plate, multicolor printed using four separate engraved plates for the center pattern, one for each color; green, yellow, blue, and black.  Most of the versions of Wood’s Festoon Border patterns were either printed in one or two colors.  For detail of the center pattern, see below. 

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