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Cake plate

Description

White body with lobed rim; dark brown printed image of supplicant, chained slave near palm tree (taken from emblem of English Society for the Abolition of Slave Trade]. Lobed border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1840
Material
porcelain
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Abolition
cake plates (serving vessels)
emancipation
PLATE, CAKE
porcelain
Porcelain
Slavery
slavery
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
7.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1961.168D
GUSN
15609

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