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Small Rectangular Plate

1998.5905.121-.123 (RS224035)

Description

Three small rectangular plates. Part of "Hampden" pattern dinner service for twelve designed by Christopher Dresser and produced by the Old Hall Earthenware Company, England. The plates are light cream-colored with aqua rims, 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. (Maker)
Date
1880-1883
Inscriptions
"HAMPDEN / OLD HALL / ENGLAND / E'WARE CO / (L)" (printed)
Location of origin
Hanley, England
Material
ceramic (material)
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
ceramic (material)
Dish, Eating
floral patterns
Plate, Food
plates (dishes)
Dimensions
1 1/4 x 7 1/2 x 4 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5905.121-.123
Credit Line
Sarah Moore Field Collection
GUSN
309998

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Hampden

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