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Platter

Description

Oval form with blue transfer print decoration. Edge shaped with four long lobes having five short lobes between them. Under long lobes is a scene with a boat, and between them is a floral medallion. Floor has scene of imaginary architecture with gondola-like vessel on right and foreground with trees and urn on wall.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1890
Location of origin
Staffordshire, England
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Platter
platters
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
10 15/16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.425
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
254991

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