Skip to content

Search Collections

Soup plate

1927.504 (RS207399)

Description

Ironstone China soup plate. Green transfer-print pattern "Napoleon's Battles" depicting a scene from the Battle of Austerlitz. Green transfer-print border of flowers, ribbon, goddesses and trophy motifs. Manufactured by Charles James Mason and Company, England.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1829-1845
Per maker's mark
Inscriptions
"NAPOLEON'S BATTLES/ NEW STONE CHINA/ C.J.M & Co" [text surrounds crown] (Pattern name / Maker's mark)
"BATTLE OF AUSTERLITZ" (printed)
Location of origin
Lane Delph, England
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
Austerlitz (Utrecht province, Netherlands)
Pocasset (Bourne, Barnstable county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Descriptive terms
Dish, Eating
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Goddess
ironstone (pottery)
Medallion
Napoleonic Wars
Plate, Food
Plate, Soup
soup plates
transfer printing
Urn
Associated events
Battle of Austerlitz
Dimensions
2 (H), 10 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1927.504
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Anne Bartlett Tubbs
GUSN
15882
Related Items
Title Sauceboat Accession number 1927.506 Relationship "Napoleon's Battles" transfer-print pattern.
Title Cup and saucer Accession number 1927.505.1-.2 Relationship "Napoleon's Battles" transfer-print pattern.
Title Dinner plate Accession number 1927.503 Relationship "Napoleon's Battles" transfer-print pattern.
Title Plate Accession number 1943.301 Relationship Note similarity of pattern.

Comments