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Platter

1932.496 (RS211431)

Description

Earthenware platter with molded scallop and bead rim. Black transfer-printed border pattern of scrolls, flowers and various patterned grounds. In the platter's center, a landscape with pastoral landscape in foreground, river and cityscape in the distance. Six men are in a rowboat on the river.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Inscriptions
"15" (printed)
[diamond] (impressed)
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Cathedral Spire
City
Dish, Serving
earthenware
floral patterns
Flower
glazing (coating)
landscapes (representations)
Men
molding (forming)
Platter
platters
Rowboat
Scrolling Border
transfer printing
Tree
Dimensions
1 1/4 x 12 1/2 x 16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.496
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Louis F. Stone
GUSN
34879

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