Antique YEDDO Ridgway Sparks Ridgways Display Plate Circa 1880
Ridgway, Sparks & Ridgway’s “Yeddo” pattern. This pattern dates to April 17, 1878, Registration No. 320568-9. The “diamond mark” for this pattern is shown below. The diamond shaped mark was used in England from 1842 to 1883; then in 1884 a number system was used.
Imprint 4 over 89 – Yeddo RSR TV In triangle lozenge 17 above 14 Pla D over H
The printed plate has a dark pink ground with a round all scientific equipment parchments and circles containing samples in the centre panel are 3 Oriental learned men with pointing stick, fan, birds. The border design is a series of oval panels decorated in grey, black and gold.
Condition: Scratched surface in places. Visible underglaze crazing on the back. See photographs for issues.
Diameter: 26 cm 10 inches
SKU AR.AM812 134