Overall: 2 1/2 x 23 1/2 x 10 in. ( 6.4 x 59.7 x 25.4 cm )
printed: in green on underside: "H & Co./L"
painted: in red on underside: "CRB" [decorator's mark]
written: in black enamel on underside: "Sphaenococcus Coronopifolius"
Porcelain fish platter of elongated rectangular shape; scalloped edge with gilding; central portion and parts of rim hand-painted in polychrome enamels with sea flora and fauna, including starfish, seaweed, shells, and fish. Factory mark, decorator's mark and Latin inscription on underside of platter.
Gift of Ione Sutton, 1995
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