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Soup Tureen

1941.836.8AB (RS33547)

Description

Child-sized blue transfer-printed pearlware soup tureen with scene of two children playing, one with a kite, and the other with a hoop, man and dog in front of a tombstone, brick wall and buildings in background, surrounded by a foliate border with wide scroll handles. Scene on exterior of tureen and on lid. Lid has molded scroll-shaped knop and notch for ladle. Part of thirty-six piece dinner set.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1825
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
soup tureens
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Tureen
Tureen, Soup
Dimensions
3 1/2 x 3 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1941.836.8AB
Credit Line
Estate of Miss Cornelia Frost
GUSN
17514

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