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Dinner plate

1927.503 (RS207397)

Description

Ironstone China dinner plate. Green transfer-print pattern "Napoleon's Battles" depicting a scene from the Battle of Austerlitz. Green transfer-print border of flowers, ribbon, goddesses and trophy motifs. Manufactured by Charles James Mason and Company, England.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1829-1845
Per maker's mark
Inscriptions
"NAPOLEON'S BATTLES/ NEW STONE CHINA/ C.J.M & Co" [text surrounds crown] (Pattern name / Maker's mark)
"Battle of Austerlitz" (printed)
Location of origin
Lane Delph, England
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
Austerlitz (Utrecht province, Netherlands)
Pocasset (Bourne, Barnstable county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Descriptive terms
dinner plates
Dish, Eating
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Goddess
ironstone (pottery)
Medallion
Napoleonic Wars
Plate, Dinner
Plate, Food
transfer printing
Urn
Associated events
Battle of Austerlitz
Dimensions
1 1/4 (H), 10 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1927.503
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Anne Bartlett Tubbs
GUSN
31386
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