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Fragments from agateware cutlery handle from 18CV91, similar to complete examples shown below.  Agateware handles were an important product for  the Whieldon-Wedgwood partnership of 1754-1759.  As early as 1749, Thomas Whieldon is recorded as supplying “32 dessert handles” (Simeon Shaw 1829).

Smith St. Leonard  18CV91

complete example below from private collection
Agateware handles were an important product for  the Whieldon-Wedgwood partnership of 1754-1759.  As early as 1749, Thomas Whieldon is recorded as supplying “32 dessert handles” (Simeon Shaw 1829).