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Dessert plate

1980.336.2 (RS210612)

Description

Small earthenware plate with scallop and feather-molded edge. Mulberry-colored transfer-print pattern depicting two figures in a rowboat and one nearby on shore with bridge, village and mountains in the background. Border pattern of scrolls, shells of floral sprays and festoons on diaper background.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
Probably County of Staffordshire (England, United Kingdom) [county]
Descriptive terms
Bridge
dessert plates
Dish, Eating
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Mountain
People
Plate, Dessert
Plate, Food
Rowboat
Spray
transfer printing
Village
Dimensions
3/4 (H), 7 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1980.336.2
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
15951
Related Items
Title Dessert plate Accession number 1980.336.1 Relationship Same pattern and size.

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