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Dinner plate

1993.447 (RS210257)

Description

Earthenware plate with scallop and dot-molded rim with red transfer-print pattern "Swiss Scenery." Scene depicts fanciful Swiss Chalets in a landscape with two figures and distant mountains. Framed at lower edge with flowers and scrolls. Flower and scroll border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1843
Inscriptions
"JS / Swiss Scenery [in scroll cartouche] / OPAQUE CHINA" (printed)
Location of origin
Stoke on Trent, England
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
Longton (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
dinner plates
Dish, Eating
earthenware
glazing (coating)
landscapes (representations)
Plate, Dinner
Plate, Food
Swiss
transfer printing
Dimensions
1 (H), 10 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.447
Credit Line
Bequest of the Estate of C. Spaulding Prime
GUSN
305883

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Swiss Scenery

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