Comprising four various plates, a hot water plate, a mug and a platter, each piece decorated with a full coat of arms, the mug 12.5cm high, the platter 51cm wide (some damage) (7)
One plate with the arms of Sir William Fitzwilliam, Earl of Southampton bears the impressed mark 'Leeds Pottery' and this was exhibited in the ECC Exhibition, Creamware and Pearlware (1986), fig 35 and in the NCS Exhibition, 1997, no. 62. The plate is also illustrated by John D. Griffin, The Yorkshire Potteries (2012) p.216, pl.530. The platter with green monochrome decoration is related to lot 148 of 'Melbourne type' and bears the arms of the Laroche and Yeomans families prior to 1776.