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Dessert Plate

1958.160 (RS211680)

Description

Earthenware plate with green transfer-printed border and brown transfer-printed center scene. Border of scrolls on striped ground. Central scene of canal framed by arching trees with figures on left bank and large urn on right. Swans swim in the foreground, large building or temple and mountains in distance.

Details

Maker
Podmore, Walker & Co. (Maker)
Date
1834-1859
Inscriptions
"PEARL STONE WARE [on oval frame] / VENUS [in frame] / P.W. & Co [in banner]" (printed)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
Tunstall (County of Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
dessert plates
Dish, Eating
earthenware
landscapes (representations)
Plate, Dessert
Plate, Food
scrollwork
transfer printing
Dimensions
1 (H), 7 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.160
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
306372
Related Items
Title Salad plate Accession number 1944.80

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Venus

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