Antique Scottish Dunmore Pottery Green Majolica Plaque - Arabic Couple & Cat (Code 2666)
A classic 19th century majolica wall plaque by the noted Scottish Dunmore pottery. The pottery was named after the estate of the Earl of Dunmore on which it resided. The plaque has a green majolica glaze with a hint of blue and has petrol iridescence in the light. The decoration is of an Arabic couple with lamp and a cat sitting on the edge of a brazier, and this design is perhaps one of Dunmore's most famous works. The rim has holes to allow for hanging with string or wire. Unmarked as was common for these items produced during the Victorian period.
See images for general presentation, some glaze scrapes and crazing. Minor firing flaws with some kiln grit and small shrinkage cracks through the decoration.
Diameter: 26.6 cm ( 10 1/2 inch )
Weight: 976 grams (before packing)
Stock Code: 2666 JU21-2
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