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Dinner Plate

1991.1029 (RS21344)

Description

The plate is of circular form with a gently scalloped edge. It is printed in deep blue with leafy scrolls enclosing floral sprigs and centering a beehive with roses and bees. The scrolls alternate with vines with flowers on a dot diaper ground.

Details

Maker
Ralph Stevenson & Williams (Maker)
Date
1825-1850
Location of origin
Cobridge, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Beehive
beehives (apiaries)
dinner plates
Earthenware
earthenware
Floral
floral patterns
PLATE, DINNER
Rose
rose (genus)
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
10.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1029
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3246

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