Vintage Wedgwood classic white on blue Jasperware – a set of four ‘Personality’ round trays. Each features a bas-relief bust of John Kennedy, Dwight Eisenhower, William Shakespeare and Abraham Lincoln. Trimmed around the rims with a classic Jasperware oak leaf and acorn design.
Incised back mark on the backs read "WEDGWOOD MADE IN ENGLAND", and each with artist initials. (Please see photos)
Each measures 4 3/8 inches in diameter.
Excellent condition with no damage. Selling as set.
HISTORIQUE: Jasperware is a type of pottery first developed by Josiah Wedgwood in the 1770s. Usually described as stoneware, some authorities have called it a type of porcelain. It is noted for its matte finish and is produced in a number of different colors - the best known is a pale blue that has become known as Wedgwood Blue.
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