dish, armorial

manufacturer: Wedgwood potteries (estab. 1759)

18th century
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Description
plate, armorial (from a pair) with a colourful and distinctive border incorporating the Honywood crest at the top. To the centre are the arms of Honywood impaling Courtney, celebrating the marriage between Francis Courtney and Sir John Honywood on 13 December 1779. The plate impressed Wedgwood to reverse with letter B
Maker and role
manufacturer: Wedgwood potteries (estab. 1759)
Production place
England
Production date
18th century
Media description
creamware
Measurements
22 x dia 248 mm
weight 302 gm
Measurement details
height: 22mm
diameter: 248mm
Credit line
purchased with funds provided by Andrew Dixon, Melbourne, 2020
The John Scarce Porcelain Collection, Melbourne
Project credit line
This digital record has been made available on TJC Collection Online through a significant donation from the OPENING DOORS fund, the generous support of The Friends of The Johnston Collection, and Digitisation Champion Christine Bell
Accession number
A1475