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Luncheon plate

1931.148 (RS212352)

Description

Ironstone plate with "flow blue" transfer-printed "Scinde" pattern. Central scene of flowering tree surrounded by water with a figure carrying a flag toward a pagoda in the background. Border pattern of floral sprays alternating with flowering branches. Flowring branches on outside of rim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Inscriptions
"SCINDE / 2" (printed)
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
Chinoiserie
Dish, Eating
earthenware
Floral Border
floral patterns
Flow blue
flow blue (ceramic glaze)
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
Orientalism
Pagoda
Plate, Food
Plate, Luncheon
plates (dishes)
Scinde
Sprig
transfer printing
Tree
Willow
Dimensions
9 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1931.148
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. William Stuart Mitchell
GUSN
33832

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Scinde

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