Antique Early 19thC Staffordshire Blue Transferware Pearlware Pickle Dish Blue Willow Ridgway


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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.