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Serving Dish Lid

1998.5905.128 (RS225676)

Description

Rectangular serving dish lid. 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 trim, decorated with a transfer-printed and overpainted pattern of flowers and geometric designs in aqua, blues, yellow, brown and black. Molded, geometric knoop with metallic gold accents.

Details

Maker
Dresser, Christopher (Designer)
Old Hall Earthenware Co. Ltd. (Maker)
Date
1880-1883
Location of origin
Hanley, England
Material
ceramic (material)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Hanley (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)
North Andover (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
Anglo-Japanese
ceramic (material)
Dish, Serving
floral patterns
lids
Dimensions
2 1/4 x 7 3/4 x 5 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5905.128
Credit Line
Sarah Moore Field Collection
GUSN
310076

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Hampden

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