Martin Brothers Stoneware Medallion, c.1885-90
inscribed ‘ROSA’ and incised with flower sprigs and a narrow border, coloured in shades of brown and blue
diameter 1.6" — 4 cm.
incised marks W.F. Martin / London / & / Southall
Made for Rose Thornycroft, to whom Walter became engaged in 1885
Haslam, Malcolm, The Martin Brothers Potters, p.105-106 and p.155, fig.250
Label with Richard Dennis, Martin Brothers Pottery Exhibition, 1978, No.710