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1926.371 (RS208020)

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware plate. Floral and scroll border surrounds a central scene that depicts Wells Cathedral.

Details

Maker
William Adams & Sons (Maker)
Date
1827-1831
Inscriptions
Printed on bottom: WELLS/CATHEDRAL Impressed on bottom: ADAMS WARRANTED STAFFORDSHIRE Paper label (handwritten): Wells Cathedral/ maker Adams/border scrolls/10 in flat No 51/ Price $4.00
Location of origin
Tunstall/Stoke, England, Staffordshire; Stoke, England, Staffordshire; Tunstall, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Subject Wells Cathedral.
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
Dish, Eating
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Plate, Food
plates (dishes)
transfer printing
People and organizations
Wells Cathedral
Dimensions
1 (H), 10 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1926.371
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Margaret R. Kimberley
GUSN
30907

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