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Dessert plate

1917.197 (RS211662)

Description

Ironstone plate with blacktransfer-printed pattern "Medina." Border pattern of two alternating marine port scenes in scroll cartouches separated by hanging floral sprays on striped ground. Central scene of garden with river running through it. Fountain and lounging figures in the foreground, domed buildings and towers in distance.

Details

Maker
Edwards, John, 1847-1900 (Maker)
Date
1873-1879
Inscriptions
"MEDINA / J.E. & Co / 4" (printed)
"P" (impressed)
"Hoyt / Henton[?] N.H." (handwritten)
Location of origin
Fenton, England
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
Fenton (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
Classical Figure
dessert plates
Dish, Eating
earthenware
floral patterns
Fountain
Garden
Gazebo
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
landscapes (representations)
Onion Dome
Plate, Dessert
Plate, Food
River
Spray
Tower
transfer printing
Dimensions
1 (H), 7 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1917.197
Credit Line
Gift of William W. Taylor
GUSN
27405

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Medina

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