Plate - Ceramic, Berlin Ironstone, Liddle Elliot & Son, Staffordshire, England, 1862-1871 Archaeology Reg. No: HA 1472

One white glazed earthenware plate base and rim fragment. Decorated with a scroll moulded design that is typical of 'White Granite'. Maker's mark includes: '..IN IRONSTONE', '…& SON'. Berlin Ironstone was manufactured by Liddle, Elliot & Son, Staffordshire (1862-1871).
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Godden Mackay Logan Heritage Consultants, 2010
Discipline: Archaeology - Historical

More information

Tagged with: world heritage, royal exhibition building, archaeology, eating dining
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Royal Exhibition Building Western Forecourt Collection
Primary Classification: HISTORICAL ARCHAEOLOGY
Secondary Classification: (To Be Classified)
Tertiary Classification: (to be classified)
Activity: Food service
Specific Activity: Plate
Trench Unit Number: J12
Manufacturer: Liddle, Elliot & Son, 1862-1871
References: Godden 1991: 235
  1. [Book], Geoffrey Godden, Encyclopaedia of British Pottery and Porcelain Marks, Barrie & Jenkins, London, 1991, 1991, 235 Pages


Michael Posted on 04 Sep 2013 1:42 PM
Yesterday I found a piece of earthenware as this one, in the woods in Maryland, close to Washington D.C. There once stood an old mansion on the property, but since has been torn down.
Alice Dibben Posted on 12 Dec 2013 2:56 AM
I have several ironstone plates, on back is Berlin Ironstone and a crest with Mayer & Elliot underneath. and a diamond shaped stamp with IV L A R 2 in it. Can you give me any information about them?

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