John Edwards - Peerless Shape - TL - Butter Pat

Terrific feather embossing adorns the inner rim of this butter pat.  This is a small butter pat measuring only 2-1/2 inches square.  Butter pats were used to hold a single serving of butter.
Item: Butter Pat
Potter: John Edwards
Location: Fenton, Staffordshire
Manufacturing Era(s): 1880s
Origins: British
Type of Company: Potter
Collecting Category: Common
Type of Ware: Dinnerware
Body Style: Peerless Shape (Feather)
Treatment: Copper Lustre
Motif: Tea Leaf
Finials: N/A
Adults/Child's Pieces: Adult
Footprints/Shapes: Square
Mark: N/A