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Soup Plate

1920.652 (RS207501)

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware soup plate with a scalloped edge. Molded bead-and-bar edge. Floral border surrounding the Capitol Building in Washington D.C.

Details

Maker
Stevenson, Ralph (Maker)
Date
1820-1840
Inscriptions
Printed on bottom: CAPITAL/WASHINGTON/RS Impressed on bottom: STEVENSON Paper label on bottom:""Bought at/Mrs. Russell's sale/Jan. 1898""
Location of origin
Cobridge, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Subject The Capitol.
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
Washington (DC)
Descriptive terms
Dish, Eating
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Plate, Food
Plate, Soup
soup plates
transfer printing
People and organizations
Capitol, The
Dimensions
1 5/8 (H), 10 1/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1920.652
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Charles I. Thayer
GUSN
29195

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