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1940.229.3 (RS210980)

Description

Earthenware plate with brown transfer-printed pattern "Chinese Pastime" depicting two children in Asian dress fishing beside a stream with exotic flowers, pagoda and bridge in background. Border pattern of scrolls, floral sprays and florettes.

Details

Maker
Davenport (Maker)
Date
1830-1850
Inscriptions
"Chinese/ pastime" (printed)
[simple petaled flower] (impressed)
Location of origin
Longport, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Longport (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
Children
Chinese pastime
Chinoiserie
dinner plates
Earthenware
earthenware
Fishing
floral patterns
glazing (coating)
Man
Plate, Dinner
Scrolling Border
Spray
Temple
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
1 1/8 (H), 10 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1940.229.3
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Alexander Pease
GUSN
15960

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Chinese Pastime

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