©1992 by The Wedgwood Society of New York, ISSN 1043-3317
On the cover: Mermaid Vase with a clock, majolica. Mark: WEDGWOOD, NRY (March 1870). 12.2” (31 cm) h. The Bowes Museum, England. Purchased by Josephine Bowes at the 1871 Exhibition for £15.15.0d. A similar vase is illustrated in R. Reilly, Wedgwood (London, 1989), vol. 2, pl. C. 41. The Bowes Museum is celebrating its centenary this year; see article, p. 38. Photo courtesy of the Bowes Museum. Plaque, Parian, decorated in pte-sur-pte by Frederick Alfred Rhead, 1879, Marks: on reverse F.A.R., "Under the blossom that hangs on the bough" and (incised) J. Wedgwood & Sons, Etruria 1879. 11.1” x 7.4” (28.2 cm x 18.7cm).
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