Technique: Multicolour block
8" x 8"
Date: 1880 (circa)
A good japanese inspired aesthetic movement
design with wading bird and bamboo and blossom
The six inch version of the design is shown
in the Mintons catalogue with pattern number
1377 indicating an introduction date of around
1875, the eight inch version would be of similar
Verso very clean, Mintons' offset grid grip
pattern, no other marks.
Price: £140 (approx $207)
Minor losses to the rim in part due to
manufacturing constraints, couple light
scratches not seen unless tilted to catch the
light, visible marks are printing flaws typical
for the times.