Antique ironstone square MARGARINE slab - Banfield

Antique ironstone square MARGARINE slab - Banfield

An attractive Edwardian white ironstone grocers slab, used by the turn of the century shopkeeper to display dairy on a cool surface throughout the day. A large, square example with slightly chamfered edges, the front is decorated with black under-glaze 'Margarine' lettering. Each side of the slab has a cutout handle on the bottom rim, with the underside bearing the retailers belted advertising roundel of 'S. Banfield - Brighton, Horsham, Eastbourne, Worthing, Hastings.'



34.5cm x 34.5cm Top edge

35.5cm x 35.5cm Bottom edge

6.2cm Tall


The front edge has had a crack and some chips professionally restored, but otherwise the slab is quite clean with light wear and firing marks.

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