Linthorpe Pottery Aesthetic Movement biscuit barrel with lid and swing handle c1885. Characteristic of Christopher Dresser designs completed in conjunction with silver electroplating company Elkington & Co. Barrel-form ceramic body with white metal collar and swing handle. White metal circular lid with circular handle. White metal mounts and lid, whilst not marked EPS will be silver plated (as was typically used by Linthorpe on these items). Sumptuous drip-glaze colours to the ceramic body. Impressed Linthorpe Pottery mark to base and design number 1353. Lid stamped with number 3215. The barrel measures 15.25 cm in height to top of handle.
This biscuit barrel is in excellent overall condition commensurate with age. No chips, cracks or restoration. Silver plate in very good condition with extremely minor signs of use. Please see images as these form an important part of the description.
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