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Dinner plate

1940.229.4 (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
Chinoiserie
dinner plates
earthenware
Fishing
floral patterns
glazing (coating)
Man
Plate, Dinner
Scrolling Border
Spray
Temple
transfer printing
Dimensions
1 1/8 (H), 10 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1940.229.4
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Alexander Pease
GUSN
15961

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Chinese Pastime

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