Earthenware plate with scalloped rim and red transfer-printed pattern "Olympia." Print depicts two men on horseback and a third standing nearby, all dressed in traditional Greek military uniforms (Evzones). Behind the men is a large monument with urn and a gate topped with a striding buck. In the distance are sailing vessels on a waterway and mountains. The border consists of a chevron background with alternating small cartouches, depicting a sailing vessel, and large cartouches, with varying scenes of birds with fruit and urns.
Podmore, Walker & Co. (Maker)
"OLYMPIA. / P. W. & Co." [in cartouche] (printed)
- Location of origin
- Object type
- Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Tunstall (County of Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom)
- Descriptive terms
- 1 1/4 (H), 10 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Bequest of the Estate of C. Spaulding Prime
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