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Fruit Basket

1950.262B (RS211999)

Description

Blue transfer-printed fruit basket. Pierced diamond lattice body. Vine, foliate, and floral border surround rim. Central landscape scene featuring men with a pack mule. Dual loop handles.

Details

Maker
John Rogers & Son (Maker)
Date
1820-1830
Inscriptions
Handwritten paper label on bottom: ""Samuel & Margaret/ Bridge. Boston. Mass/ --1803--"" Impressed on bottom: ""ROGERS O?""
Location of origin
Longport, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Basket, Food
Basket, Fruit
berry baskets
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Dimensions
3 x 6 3/4 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1950.262B
Credit Line
Bequest of Frederick W. Bridge
GUSN
15740

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