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Salad Plate

1913.203 (RS210983)

Description

Earthenware plate with brown transfer-print pattern "Oriental" depicting three figures on a platform under a large umbrella with fanciful Asian-style buildings in the distance. Border pattern of exotic flowers over chevron-pattern ground edged with lozenges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Inscriptions
"Oriental" [in lozenge] (printed)
"From / Nathan Berry Farm / Pittsfield / N.H." (handwritten)
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
Chinoiserie
Dish, Eating
earthenware
floral patterns
Gazebo
glazing (coating)
Mountain
Orientalism
Plate, Food
Plate, Salad
plates (dishes)
Sailboat
Servant
Spray
transfer printing
Woman
Dimensions
1 (H), 7 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1913.203
Credit Line
Gift of Newton Mackintosh
GUSN
27182

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Oriental

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