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Soup tureen

1998.1123A-C (RS21736)

Description

Ironstone soup tureen on stand w/ cover; cover w/ gourd finial; paneled w/ relief grapeleaf decoration at sides; Paris shaped.

Details

Maker
Alcock, John (Maker)
Inscriptions
Stamped on bottom of stand: ""IMPERIAL/ IRONSTONE CHINA/ JOHN ALCOCK"" [w/ Royal Arms] Impressed on bottom of stand: ""JOHN ALCOCK/ PARIS SHAPE""--see worksheet for drawing of symbol and registration mark for March 20, 1857.
Location of origin
Cobridge, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
ironstone (pottery)
molding (forming)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Ironstone
ironstone (pottery)
Leaf
Molded
molding (forming)
Paris Shape
soup tureens
TUREEN
vine scrolls
Dimensions
11 x 13.5 x 8.125 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1123A-C
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19006

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