antique spongeware

 










 
early sponge decorated plate

a rare and early example of sponge work, pearlware body with hand painted decoration and sponged decoration. there is an indistinct stamp with the initials j.t, this may be for josiah twigg who worked from newhill pottery, yorkshire, though there is a body of research that points to the north of ireland.

british or possibly irish.  Circa 1820

height
width  27cm (10 1/2")
depth 

price £ 345  GBP

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