A medium-sized, 13.5 inch, oval serving platter by Wedgwood. Second-hand.
What's for sale?
This is a medium-sized, oval shaped platter by Wedgwood in their green "Avonmore" pattern. At 35cm, it spans just under 14 inches.
Avonmore is a simple pattern in dark green, with the floral detail picked out in yellow, orange and light green.
Platters are a traditional way to present food and are perfect for Christmas dinner. Old china tableware can continue to be used and enjoyed, but it shouldn't be put in a dishwasher or left immersed in hot water. Wash by hand with warm water and washing-up liquid.
Who made it and when?
This was made by Josiah Wedgwood at their Etruria factory in 1905. The marks on the base read:
It's also impressed:
Which is the date code for April 1905. The middle K identifies the potter.
What condition is it in?
- In fair to good condition
- There's some staining in the glaze here and there
- The rim is worn in a couple of places
What are the measurements?
- 35cm long
- 25.5cm wide
- 1010 grams
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