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Covered Dish

1990.191.24AB (RS207035)

Description

White earthenware dish, shaped like an urn, with cover. An overall painted floral and foliate motif. Dark green lobed border with polychrome flowers and leaves. The cover has an additional yellow and gold floral finial. The dish has two pierced asymmetrical foliate handles. Part of a thirty-four piece set.

Details

Maker
Possibly Ridgways (Maker)
Possibly Spode Pottery (Maker)
Date
1815-1830
Inscriptions
Paper label on bottom of .29: ""The/ Russell/ CHINA/ This set of China/ was presented by (Hon) James Russell/ [born?] 1715 died 1793) to his daughter Margaret/ [on the] occassion of her marriage (July 15, 1781)/ [to Hon.] John Codman (See Copley Portrait) who was/ my great great grandfather (Born 1755 died 1803)/ HEIRLOOM to my SON./ [signed]/ [illeg.] Gilbert Carter""
Location of origin
Hanley, England, STAFFORDSHIRE; Stoke-on-Trent, England, Staffordshire
Material
enameling
painting (coating)
porcelain
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Dish, Serving
enameling
painting (coating)
porcelain
serving dishes
transfer printing
weddings
Dimensions
11 x 8 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.191.24AB
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. John Carter
GUSN
15583

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