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1998.641 (RS22846)

Description

Molded blue and white transfer printed Staffordshire plate w/ English cathedral; marked on bottom: "English Cities/ Worcester"; scrolled floral design on surround; scene also contains boat in water, ducks and distant figures; semi-scalloped edge.

Details

Maker
Enoch Wood & Sons (Maker)
Date
1819-1846
Inscriptions
Stamped on bottom: ""E W & S"" [w/ picture of scrolled paper, scepter and shield(?)] Pencilled adhesive on bottom: ""The 4th set by ? ?--of Eng. cities--made around 1820--""
Location of origin
Burslem, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
earthenware
molding (forming)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Cathedral
cathedrals (buildings)
Earthenware
floral patterns
Floral Scroll
Molded
molding (forming)
PLATE
plates (dishes)
Possibly earthenware
scrolls (motifs)
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
10.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.641
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19801
Reference Notes
Snyder, Jeffrey B.. Romantic Staffordshire Ceramics. [No Publisher].

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