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Serving Dish

1969.610.139 (RS204701)

Description

Blue, transfer-print pearlware dish. Diamond chain edge and border of four scenic cartouches: cougar, skunk, mink threatening rabbit, fox, separated by urn-shaped flowers; central scene of polar bears and men shooting.

Details

Maker
Hall & Sons, John (Maker)
Date
1814-1832
Inscriptions
"I HALL/ QUADRUPEDS (Printed on bottom)
Location of origin
Burslem, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
County of Staffordshire (England, United Kingdom) [county]
Descriptive terms
animals
Cougar
Dish, Serving
dishes (vessels)
earthenware
Earthenware
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
Fox
foxes (animals)
glazing (coating)
Hunting
hunting
Men
men (male humans)
mink
Mink
pearlware
Polar Bear
pumas (cougar species)
Quadrupeds
Rabbit
rabbits
sea bears
Skunk
skunks and stink badgers
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/2 x 10 x 10 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.610.139
Credit Line
Gift of S. Prescott Fay
GUSN
15812

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Quadrupeds

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