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Platter

1958.158 (RS211434)

Description

Oval platter with black transfer-printed pattern "European Scenery." Pattern has border of lace draping over tie-backs and naturalistic morning glories on vine. Platter center is a pastoral scene of people bringing goods ashore from two small boats in a river. Bridge, city skyline and the background, mountains in the distance.

Details

Maker
Enoch Wood & Sons (Maker)
Date
1834-1859
Inscriptions
"EUROPEAN SCENERY [in cartouche] / EW&S" (printed)
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Burslem (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
dessert plates
Dish, Serving
earthenware
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
Platter
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 x 19 x 16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.158
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
15982

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
European Scenery

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