Minton Majolica Dish and Cover, England, late 19th century, modeled as a gourd with a bird on the inside of the dish and bird-shaped finial to cover, impressed marks, date cipher indistinct, ht. 5 3/4 in.
Faint one inch hairline crack to cover. Professional restoration one wing of bird finial. Restored chips to rim of cover. Chip restored to tip of dish.