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Small bowl

1931.165 (RS211659)

Description

Earthenware plate with blue-gray transfer-printed pattern "Venus" with select elements overglazed in red and green. Border of scrolls on horizontal striped ground. Central scene of canal framed by green arching trees with figures on left bank and large urn on right. Swans swim in the foreground, large building or temple and mountains in distance.

Details

Maker
Podmore, Walker & Co. (Maker)
Date
1834-1859
Location of origin
Tunstall, England
Material
earthenware
ironstone (pottery)
overglazing
transfer printing
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
Tunstall (County of Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
Bowl, Eating
bowls (object components)
Canal
Classical Figure
earthenware
finger bowls
ironstone (pottery)
landscapes (representations)
Mountain
overglazing
Ruins
Scrolling Border
scrollwork
Swan
transfer printing
Tree
underglazing
Unidentified Building
Urn
Dimensions
1 (H), 5 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1931.165
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. William Stuart Mitchell
GUSN
33842
Related Items
Title Dessert plate Accession number 1958.159 Relationship Same pattern.
Title Salad plate Accession number 1944.80
Title Platter Accession number 1958.513

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Venus

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