Circa 19th century
George Jones Majolica Turquoise Oyster Plate, English, circa 1875, with central well, pattern number to reverse (3589).
Literature: Marilyn G. Karmason and Joan B. Stake, Majolica: A Complete History and Illustrated Survey, New York: Harry Abrams Publishers, 1989, illustrated, p. 96.
WHY WE LOVE IT: When designing a bookshelf or a if you need to have a pop of color in a room Majolica can work wonders.