Skip to content

Search Collections

Saucer

1998.626.6 (RS22838)

Description

Part of green and white transfer printed tea set w/ teapot, covered sugar, 4 saucers, 2 tea cups and slop bowl; scalloped edges; teapot and sugar have fluted bodies; transfer printed scene w/ flowers in Grecian-type vase and buildings in background; mountain view in distance.

Details

Maker
Ridgway, William (Maker)
Date
1830-1834
Inscriptions
Stamped on bottom: ""Alpine/ WR/ Opaque China"" [see worksheet for drawing] This ""WR"" mark was in use from c.1830-1834.
Location of origin
Shelton, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Alpine
Bouquet
floral patterns
Ironstone
ironstone (pottery)
SAUCER
saucers (plates)
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
6.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.626.6
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19784
Reference Notes
Snyder, Jeffrey B.. Romantic Staffordshire Ceramics. [No Publisher].

Comments