Plate, James Broadhurst & Sons Ltd, England

This 1960s English dinner plate is from a collection of plates designed between the 1950s and 1980s and collected by John Hinds (b1950), an artist based in Melbourne. Initially intended to form part of his multi-media artworks, these plates reflect Hinds’ personal taste and interest in ‘retro’ tableware patterns of ‘everyday’ production lines popular in mid-century Australia. While the 1950s and 1960s were dominated by British imports from firms such as Broadhurst, Biltons, Wedgwood and Midwint...

Summary

2013/16/98
A round side plate made of white stoneware with a clear glaze, and a border design printed in black and hand-painted in colour on a wide rising rim. With a geometric pattern consisting of 18 squares, some containing the 'bulls-eye' circle motif; the pattern alternates hand painted colours of brown and yellow.

Dimensions

20 mm

Production

Made by James Broadhurst & Sons Ltd, England
Designed by Kathie Winkle, England
c.1965

Source

Gift of John Hinds, 2012

Cite this Object

Plate, James Broadhurst & Sons Ltd, England 2014, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 26 March 2017, <https://ma.as/456879>
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