Item - Vintage Pottery Tankard produced by Ridgway Potteries of Staffordshire, England as part of their 'Coaching Days & Coaching Ways' range, Circa 1930s.
This measured Half Pint Tankard is marked with the official weights & measures crown mark to the body, which includes the measure size, the Crown, the initials GR, and the Verification County number of 485 for Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent where it was checked for accuracy, this in turn collates with the maker Ridgway who was a Potter in the Potteries.
The tankard was produced to be used within a Tavern/Bar, etc....hence the Weights & Measures Verification mark.The tankard is transfer decorated with two scenes one titled 'Changing Horses' and 'Fresh Teams' (please see all photos)
Maker - Ridgway Potteries of Staffordshire, England
Stamps - Under-glaze transfer mark
Type - Pottery Tankard
Circa - 1930s
Construction - Earthenware
Country of Origin - England
Dimensions - 4" in height (3.25" diameter at base)
Weight - 283 gram
Condition - Excellent Used Condition with a little rubbing to the silver lustre through use.
Other Interesting Points -
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