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Sandwich plate

1985.172 (RS118550)

Description

White clay body w/ colorless glaze. Circular plate form w/ slight foot ring and 3 stilt marks on bottom. Molded shaped edge w/ slightly dished rim. Shallow circular well. Transfer printed "flow-blue" decoration in the "Temple" pattern. featuring romanticized pagodas in well w/ scrolled cavetto banding. Rim decoration of quartered scenic reserves. Printed blue mark: "Pearl Stone."

Details

Maker
P. W. & Co. (Maker)
Date
ca. 1860
Inscriptions
See description.
Location of origin
England, STAFFORDSHIRE
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
ironstone (pottery)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Flow blue
flow blue (ceramic glaze)
Ironstone
ironstone (pottery)
Pagoda
PLATE, LUNCHEON
plates (dishes)
The Temple
Dimensions
7.875 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.172
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
24901

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