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Sauce dish

1993.597.5 (RS212046)

Description

Small, diamond-shaped earthenware dish with blue transfer-printed pattern and a small handle at one corner. Transfer-printed scene depicts men in small boats on a calm river. A wooden bridge and thatched-roof cottage is in the mid-ground, fields with sheep and the tower of a building in the distance. Floral border on interior rim. Dish is one of four that fit inside tray.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1830
Material
earthenware
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
County of Staffordshire (England, United Kingdom) [county]
Descriptive terms
Dish, Sauce
earthenware
flowers (plants)
pastoral
pearlware
sauce dishes
transfer printing
Dimensions
7/8 x 3 7/8 x 5 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.597.5
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather
GUSN
174960

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