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Dinner Plate

1993.608 (RS210978)

Description

Earthenware plate with brown transfer-printed pattern "Oriental" depicting four figures, one riding a camel, walking beside a river surrounded by exotic foliage. Exotic temples in background. Rim pattern of cartouches framing exotic buildings or floral spray on brown ground.

Details

Maker
Ridgways (Manufacturer)
Date
1870-1900
Inscriptions
"[urn, willow and beahive] / ORIENTAL [on platform] / W.R." (printed)
"2" (stamped)
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
County of Staffordshire (England, United Kingdom) [county]
Descriptive terms
Chinoiserie
dinner plates
Dish, Eating
earthenware
glazing (coating)
landscapes (representations)
Plate, Dinner
Plate, Food
plates (dishes)
transfer printing
Dimensions
1 (H), 10 3/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.608
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather
GUSN
175263
Reference Notes
Page 28 has illustration of mark

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Oriental

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