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Exceptional Minton majolica crab & oyster server.


Code: 3028


W: 15.8" (40.1 cm)H: 5.5" (14 cm)D: 14" (35.6 cm)

A fabulous and extremely rare Minton majolica crab & oyster server centerpiece, the brick red crab forming the lid, with draped seaweed handle, the inside with bright turquoise glaze, the stand featuring a mottled cobalt blue glaze with 12 oyster wells trimmed with yellow rope-twist effect ropework, surrounding a bright green glaze centre. The reverse with mottled cobalt blue and brown glazing. A very rare to find and desirable model. English 1874