Additional Image:

Shown here is another example of the Milkmaid pattern printed horizontally in blue on a molded pickle dish. 


A view of the back of the molded pickle dish is provided here. 


Shape Type: Dinner & Dessert Wares

Pattern Type: Animals

Featured Series Type: Durham Ox - Maker Unknown

Date: c. 1810-1815


  • Diameter: 5.50 in (13.97 cm)
  • Height: 1.50 in (3.81 cm)

Maker: Unknown


An earthenware molded pickle dish printed in blue in what is commonly referred to as the Milkmaid pattern from the Durham Ox Series.  These dishes were printed with the pattern viewed vertically as well as horizontally. See an example of the latter below.  These examples were printed without the inner border used on most patterns and shapes.