Skip to content

Search Collections

Wash basin

1928.1191 (RS211678)

Description

Earthenware basin with blue transfer-printed scene in interior depicting a group of women with a dog on the shore of a narrow river. Behind them are complexes of classical-style buildings, one with statuary. A wide border pattern of off-set stripes with fleur de lis edging adorns the inner rim and outer body of the basin.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
July 20, 1844
Registry mark
Inscriptions
[British Registry Mark] (Mark indicates a production date of July 20, 1884)
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Containers
Descriptive terms
Basin
basins (vessels)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
landscapes (representations)
transfer printing
Vessel
Dimensions
4 3/8 (H), 13 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1928.1191
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Blanche A. Russel
GUSN
306410

Comments