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Tureen

1941.836.10AB (RS33547)

Description

Child-sized blue transfer-printed pearlware small tureen with scene of a man and a kite with buildings in background and foliate border around rim with wide scroll handles. Lid contains 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 but center of scene obscured by 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
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Tureen
tureens
Dimensions
2 5/8 x 2 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1941.836.10AB
Credit Line
Estate of Miss Cornelia Frost
GUSN
17516

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