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1943.301 (RS207949)

Description

Earthenware plate with green transfer print pattern "Texian Campaigne" manufactured by James Beech, Tunstall, England for the American market. The pattern depicts a battle field scene commemorating the Texas revolution for independence from Mexico (1835-1836). Green transfer-print border of flowers, ribbon, the goddess Ceres and trophy figures.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1837-1844
Inscriptions
"TEXIAN/ CAMPAIGNE/ J B" (Texian Campaigne appears in cartouche with lace boarder and flower sprig)
Location of origin
England
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
Tunstall (County of Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
Dish, Eating
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Mexican War
molding (forming)
Plate, Food
plates (dishes)
transfer printing
Dimensions
1 (H), 9 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1943.301
Credit Line
In memory of Dr. and Mrs. Charles Harrington
GUSN
15881
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