Willoware creamer; white w/ blue transfer printed pattern of willow tree, pagodas, a river w/ bridge, small oriental figures and 2 birds; elaborate geometric band on interior and exterior of rim; foliate decoration on C-shaped handle.
William Ridgway & Co. (Maker)
Stamp on bottom: ""ENGRAVED 1832/ Semi China/ FOR W. RIDGWAY & CO/ RIDGWAY/ ENGLAND"" See worksheet for drawing of marks. ""RIDGWAY/ ENGLAND"" mark 1912+
- Location of origin
- Shelton and Hanley, England, Staffordshire; Hanley, England, Staffordshire
- Associated Building
- Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
- Object type
- Food Service T&E
- Descriptive terms
bridges (built works)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
- 4 x 6 (HxW), 4.25 (diameter) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker