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Plate - Ceramic, Francis Morley & Co, Staffordshire, England, circa 1845-circa 1858 Archaeology Reg. No: HA 234

Description:
One fragment from an earthenware plate. Decoration is blue transfer printed design, pattern name is 'Albe(rt?) Star'. Maker's mark includes pattern name and the initials FM, which have been attributed to Francis Morley of Staffordshire (1845 - 1858).
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Godden Mackay Logan Heritage Consultants, 2009
Discipline: Archaeology - Historical

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Tagged with: world heritage, royal exhibition building, archaeology, eating dining
Themes this item is part of: World Heritage, World Futures, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Royal Exhibition Building Western Forecourt Collection
Primary Classification: HISTORICAL ARCHAEOLOGY
Secondary Classification: Food Service
Tertiary Classification: plate
Activity: Food service
Specific Activity: Plate
Trench Unit Number: G12/15/16/032
Manufacturer: Francis Morley & Co, c 1845-c 1858
References: Godden 1991: 449
Bibliography:
  1. [Book], Geoffrey Godden, Encyclopaedia of British Pottery and Porcelain Marks, Barrie & Jenkins, London, 1991, 1991, 449 Pages

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