F. & H.E. Hornby First Prize Cream Dish

F. & H.E. Hornby First Prize Cream Dish

A very rare antique white ironstone cream pot, decorated around the outside in underglaze black transfer for F. & H.E. Hornby First Prize Cream. The striking bold typography is accompanied by pictorials of the firms medal winning virtues from the 1895 & 1896 exposition of The British Dairy Farmers association.


A very scarce, diminutive Victorian cream crock produced by James Green & Nephew, London, with their oval manufacturers transfer to the underside. 19thC Cream pots from F. & H.E Hornby Devonshire Dairies note their london addresses as Richmond, Kew & St Margarets.


Approximate dimensions:

12.5cm diameter

4.8cm tall


There is a hairline crack running through the dish but is stable, along with two chips that have been professionally restored on the foot. A very rare survivor that displays beautifully.

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