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Nuptial Preparations

Pattern Category: Greek

Object Type: Dinner and Dessert Wares


  • Height: 1.75 inches
  • Length: 11.4 inches

Source: Greek Pattern Source


This pattern is printed in blue underglaze on an earthenware cheese dish with an ochre edge.  This scene shows Cassandra and Bellerophon being conducted to their nuptial couch. Below is a side-view of the cheese dish.

This pattern was introduced in 1806.

Drakard/Holdway Pattern Number P906-21

Mark Types and IDs

Impressed 4

Workman's Mark Transfer Printed 33 Brown