THE WELSH CONNECTION
(Nantgarw & Swansea Pottery and Porcelain)
Llanelly, Ynysmeudwy and Ewenny
View Page for the Selected Product
View The Selected Product (click on any of the images to elarge)
Swansea Porcelain "Box Leaved Milk Wort" botanical plate 8 1/4"
Swansea Porcelain plate decorated with a botanical specimen "Box leaved milk wort" Botanical painting is common on Swansea pottery but much less frequent on Swansea porcelain, this example with a gilt rim is in good condition, similar examples can be found in The Pottery and Porcelain of Swansea & Nantgarw by E Morton Nance opposite page 330 Other examples of Swansea botanicals can be found in Welsh Ceramics in context part 11 page 125 b by Jonathan Gray. Swansea botanical paintings are copied from Curtis's Botanical Magazine Marked Swansea in red Circa 1815-17
Back to List