Marked on the reverse with "SPODE 42" impressed, as shown in the photos. Age / date of manufacture. Measures 7 7/8" (20cm) x 9" (23cm).
It is approximately 1 5/8 (4cm) deep. Item is in fair condition. There are 2 small chips from the underside of the handle.
There are no other chips or cracks and it is not crazed. There is some discolouration on the underside of the handle and the foot rim. There is a small speck of extra clay attached inside the dish to the right hand side of the illustration. There are some very light utensil scuff marks inside the bowl which can only be seen when it is held up to the light.The item "Rare Antique Spode Blue Italian Shell Shaped Dish 7 7/8 Blue & White c1842" is in sale since Wednesday, January 6, 2021. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Cookware, Dinnerware & Serveware\Plates". The seller is "vetus_purgamentum" and is located in Bexley. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Antigua and barbuda, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei darussalam, Cayman islands, Dominica, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Macao, Monaco, Maldives, Montserrat, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Turks and caicos islands, Aruba, Saudi arabia, South africa, United arab emirates, Ukraine, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, El salvador, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay, Russian federation.