Shape Type: Dinner & Dessert Wares

Pattern Type: Landscapes and Waterscapes

Date: 1800 - 1820

Dimensions:

  • Diameter: 8.25 in (20.955 cm)

Maker: Davenport

Maker's Mark:

Impressed

Description:

An earthenware plate printed  in blue with the Fisherman's Tale pattern with an octagonal indented rim and a flat bottom without a foot ring.  It is one of eight patterns in a series named Gothic Ruins, sometimes also known as the Fisherman Series. It has a rare impressed maker's mark with upper and lower case characters arranged in a slightly distorted arc.

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