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1950s Honiton Devon Pottery Serving Dish – Handpainted Craftsmanship

Capture the essence of the 1950s with this collectible Honiton Devon Pottery serving dish. Featuring a distinctive scroll pattern and handpainted design by Joan Collard, this piece is marked with the initial ‘J,’ signifying its skilled artisan. Honiton Pottery, dating back to 1881, flourished under the artistic influence of Joan Collard, making this dish a tangible link to a rich pottery history.


Availability: 1 in stock

  • Era 1950s
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  • Condition Good
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Explore the past with this collectible 1950s Honiton Devon Pottery serving dish, showcasing the enduring legacy of Honiton pottery craftsmanship. Adorned with the familiar scroll pattern, this piece features a striking handpainted design by Joan Collard, marked with a distinctive ‘J’ on the base. Honiton Pottery, with roots dating back to 1881, experienced its peak in the 1930s under the guidance of Charles Collard and later his daughter, Joan. Delve into the rich history and artistry of this cherished pottery with a piece that reflects the skill and tradition of its heyday.

Key Features:

  • Collectible 1950s Dish: A lovely example of Honiton pottery, this serving dish captures the essence of the 1950s with its scroll pattern and handpainted design by Joan Collard.
  • Distinctive Potter’s Mark: Marked with the imprint of Honiton Pottery, this dish bears the initial ‘J’ in black, signifying the skilled hand of Joan Collard.
  • Rich Pottery History: Honiton Pottery, dating back to 1881, reached its zenith in the 1930s under Charles Collard and continued to flourish under the artistic influence of his daughter, Joan.
  • Enduring Legacy: Although the pottery ceased trading in 1997, this piece is a tangible link to the rich history and craftsmanship of Honiton Pottery.

For Collectors and Pottery Enthusiasts:

An essential addition for collectors appreciating the history of Honiton Pottery and those seeking a piece that encapsulates the skill and tradition of its heyday.

Honiton Pottery Heritage:

Own a piece of Honiton Pottery’s enduring legacy with this 1950s serving dish, a captivating blend of artistry and history.


Width: 14cm


Height: 3cm

Condition Report:

This item is in excellent condition.

Kindly be aware that our items are vintage and antique, imbued with character and history. As a result, they are not in new condition, and the presence of some flaws adds to their unique charm. Please view items carefully before purchase any obvious flaws or issues will be described in the product description and or shown in the product photos.

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