HomeObject Detail
History

Ashet; Grindley, W.H. and Co; 1880-1920; MT1993.71.1

Ashet; Grindley, W.H. and Co; 1880-1920; MT1993.71.1
Name/Title
Ashet
About this object
Ashet; a rectangular semi-porcelain ashet. It is white with a blue edge pattern. It was was used in L. McKelvie & Co's butchery in Mataura to display cuts of meat from the 1930s to the 1950s.
Maker Role
Manufacturer
Date Made
1880-1920
Medium and Materials
processed material, ceramic, porcelain, semi-porcelain
Inscription and Marks
Underneath:
stamped under glaze - '20'
makers mark 'SEMI-PORCELAIN / TRADE MARK / W.H. GRINDLEY & CO. ENGLAND / Rd No: 48848'

Measurements
h x 30mm x w 305mm x d 220mm
small

Subject and Association Keywords
domestic accessories
household, kitchen items
business/commerce
Credit Line
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.
Object Type
tableware
Object number
MT1993.71.1
Copyright Licence Help
All rights reserved