Annotation (BT 43/68)
Class 4. Round Coverdish, Oxford Shape. Oval Coverdish, Oxford Shape. Round Sauce Tureen & Stand, Oxford Shape. Oval Sauce Tureen & Stand, Oxford Shape. Design for a Table Service By Henry Alcock & Co, Cobridge, Staffordshire.
Henry Alcock & Company is noted for specialising in 'white granite ware exclusively for the American markets'. Many Staffordshire potters competed in this market, which was a form of Ironstone China.