Antique English Majolica Joseph Holdcroft Bamboo Handle Fish Pitcher Blue Turquoise Marked - c. 1879, EnglandAntique English Majolica Joseph Holdcroft Bamboo Handle Fish Pitcher Blue Turquoise Marked - c. 1879, EnglandAntique English Majolica Joseph Holdcroft Bamboo Handle Fish Pitcher Blue Turquoise Marked - c. 1879, EnglandAntique English Majolica Joseph Holdcroft Bamboo Handle Fish Pitcher Blue Turquoise Marked - c. 1879, EnglandAntique English Majolica Joseph Holdcroft Bamboo Handle Fish Pitcher Blue Turquoise Marked - c. 1879, England

Antique English majolica Joseph Holdcroft painted pottery pitcher with a realistic bamboo shaped handle. It is predominantly turquoise colored inside and out, and is decorated front and back with swimming fish on a circular cobalt ground. It is fully marked, inscriptions on the underside read as follows:

Monogram JH in a circle (makers mark of Joseph Holdcroft)
English Registration Mark Letter D for September, day 28, year illegible but we know from other references that this model was registered in 1877.
Incised number 79 (year of manufacture number), painted black number 12 (size number)

Joseph Holdcroft was an English potter who worked many years at Minton before establishing his own pottery in 1870, The Sutherland Pottery at Daisy Bank, Longton. In very good used condition with fine crazing typical of majolica as shown. Shipped fully insured with tracking number.

Measurements: 7 1/4" tall including handle; 4" by 2 3/8" oval base approximately.

Item ID: 2887


Shipping cost is approximate and may be less to your location. International shipping is available for most items, please provide zip code, state and country for quote. We also offer convenient layaway plans. Like us at Facebook Amulet Art and Antiques

Antique English Majolica Joseph Holdcroft Bamboo Handle Fish Pitcher Blue Turquoise Marked - c. 1879, England

$950 USD

Add to Cart
Questions about this item?
Email Shop

24 other shoppers have this item in their Cart or Wish List


Amulet Art and Antiques


Ruth
Wilmington
DE
  

Mostly 19th Century Art and Antiques

Welcome to our shop! Lay-aways available. Like us on Facebook Amulet Art and Antiques

Member since 2004

calculating shipping...

More from Amulet Art and Antiques