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Soup Bowls

1998.5905.97-.108 (RS223870)

Description

Soup bowls part of a"Hampden" pattern dinner service for twelve. Designed by Christopher Dresser and produced by the Old Hall Earthenware Company, England. Light cream-colored body with aqua rim, decorated with a transfer-printed and overpainted pattern of flowers and geometric designs in aqua, blues, yellow, brown and black.

Details

Maker
Dresser, Christopher (Designer)
Old Hall Earthenware Co. Ltd.
Date
1880-1883
Inscriptions
"HAMPDEN / OLD HALL / ENGLAND / E'WARE CO / (L)" (printed)
Location of origin
Hanley, England
Material
ceramics (objects)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
Hanley (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)
North Andover (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
Anglo-Japanese
Bowl, Eating
Bowl, Soup
ceramics (objects)
floral patterns
soup bowls
Dimensions
1 1/2 (H), 10 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5905.97-.108
Credit Line
Sarah Moore Field Collection
GUSN
309918

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Hampden

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