LEAF-SHAPED PLATE

Early 20th century h.: 12.5 cm
l.: 36 cm

A leaf-shaped plate with a ring handle. Red earthenware with a sporadically applied white slip, painted over on the inside in green and on the outside in green and yellow, and finished with a transparent, colourless glaze. The clearly delineated veins of the leaf run over the inner surface while the outer surface is left plain and flat. Two leaves join the body with the handle, which is surmounted by two large and two small rosettes in relief. On the oval base is a circle containing the stamped initials SG.