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Spoon Rest

1991.524 (RS21084)

Description

Spoon rest tray of ovoid or bulb-like form. It is decorated with underglaze blue transfer print scenes of [illeg.] execution with floral motifs and a central rectangular panel of landscape.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1813-1899
Inscriptions
Ink stamped on the bottom underside, in a banner under a crown, is: PATENT IRONSTON/CHINA [also known as Mason's ironstone China of Staffordshire, England- Lane Delph.
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
ironstone (pottery)
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Floral
floral patterns
Ironstone
ironstone (pottery)
Landscape
TRAY, FLATWARE
trays
Underglazed
underglazing
Dimensions
6.625 x 4.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.524
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2498

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