Shape Type: Dinner & Dessert Wares

Pattern Type: Animals

Date: 1835-1841

Dimensions:

  • Length: 14.00 in (35.56 cm)

Maker: John Ridgway

Maker's Mark:

Printed

Description:

An earthenware platter printed in blue with the Giraffe pattern.  Ridgway produced this pattern with considerable success on both tea and dinner service items and it is still a favorite among collectors today.  It was made in pink, purple, light blue and sepia. The border used on this platter is the one commonly found on dinner service pieces. 

 

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