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Dessert Plate

1941.836.27 (RS33547)

Description

Child-sized blue transfer-printed pearlware dessert plate with scene of two children playing, one with a kite, the other with a hoop, man and dog in front of a tombstone, brick wall and buildings in background, surrounded by a foliate border. 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; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
dessert plates
Dish, Eating
Earthenware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
Plate, Dessert
Plate, Food
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
1/4 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1941.836.27
Credit Line
Estate of Miss Cornelia Frost
GUSN
17533

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