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Coalport China is an English pottery with a long history.
Founded in 1795, Coalport porcelain was the first porcelain factory in Shropshire, England.
Coalport was founded by John Rose, who was then working as an apprentice at a nearby porcelain factory.
The Coalport factory produced a remarkable amount of patterns, with the Japan pattern...
During the 1830s the factory initiated the practice of applying a light transfer printed blue outline, to guide the painters.
YOU'LL FIND SEVERAL 19TH CENTURY JAPANESE IMARI BOWLS IN VARYING SIZES.
EACH SIZE SEEMS TO MAKE A STRATEMENT AND SPREAD THE WONDERFUL OLD WORLD IMARI COLORS AMONG YOUR ACCESSORIES.
ONE BOWL GOES A LONG WAY IN ESTABLISHING YOUR COLOR PALETTE.
THIS BEAUTIFUL, LARGE WEDGEWOOD PLATTER IS DATED BY A MARKING ON THE BACK WHICH WAS PUT THERE BY THE MANUFACTURER WHEN IT WAS MADE.