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Plate - Continental


  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Burslem (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1996 (designed (pattern))
    1996 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bailey, Gillian (designer)
    Wood & Sons Ltd. (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware with printed designs

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the makers

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 140, Factory Ceramics, case 15, shelf 2

Physical description

Plate of earthenware, of 'Continental' shape, and decorated in the well with a duck by a fence, and around the flange are farmyard animals (cow, cockerel, pig and sheep), printed in yellow, brown, blue and green in imitation of hand-sponged decoration.

Place of Origin

Burslem (made)


ca. 1996 (designed (pattern))
1996 (made)


Bailey, Gillian (designer)
Wood & Sons Ltd. (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware with printed designs

Marks and inscriptions

A cockerel sitting on a gate bearing the name 'JACK'S FARM', enclosed by 'MICROWAVE SAFE . WOOD & SONS . DISHWASHER PROOF / MADE IN ENGLAND'
Printed in green, yellow, brown and blue

Printed in black


Diameter: 26 cm

Object history note

Part of a group of tableware C.173 to 176-1997 selected at the International Spring Fair, NEC, Birmingham, 1996.

Descriptive line

Plate of earthenware, of 'Continental' shape, and decorated with 'Jack's Farm' pattern designed by Gillian Bailey ca. 1996, made by Wood & Sons Ltd., Burslem, 1996.




Transfer printed

Subjects depicted

Fences; Sheep; Cows; Pigs; Duck; Cockerel


Ceramics; Earthenware; Tableware & cutlery


Ceramics Collection

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