Large oval platter of caneware in the concave shape decorated in the "Nerots" pattern, the border with a scalloped edge in blue underglaze enamel with a modified fish scale pattern likewise in blue at the indentations, the center with an oval wreath of stylized green flowers and blue berries with six bright red birds resting on it, with six small line-drawn butterflies scattered about.

Platter

Wedgwood

1925

  • Titles Platter (Descriptive)
  • Artist Wedgwood, England, est. 1759
  • Medium stoneware (caneware)
  • Dimensions 1 1/4 × 16 3/4 × 14 1/8 in. (3.2 × 42.5 × 35.9 cm)
  • Credit Line Collection of the Art Fund, Inc. at the Birmingham Museum of Art; Gift of Dr. Sandra J. Still in memory of her mother, Miriam K. Still, AFI.7.2015
  • Work Type platter
  • Classification Containers