Antique Early 19thC Staffordshire Blue Transferware Pearlware Pickle Dish Blue Willow Ridgway
Antique, early 19th century Staffordshire blue pearlware transferware side handled pickle or relish dish in a Willow pattern by Ridgway. Pearlware is a type of earthenware that became popular during the late 18th century. The glaze on pearlware is plain white with a hint of blue. Josiah Wedgwood, who began selling pearlware in 1779, was inspired by Chinese porcelain to create this iconic pottery. Pickle dishes are difficult to find pieces.
Measures: appx 6 3/4" x 5 7/8" x 1 3/8" deep
Condition: No chips or cracks. Crazing.