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Dinner plate

1932.578 (RS211183)

Description

Earthenware plate with bead and scallop molded rim and black transfer-printed pattern "Swiss Scenery." Border pattern of scrolls and floral sprays.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Inscriptions
"JS / Swiss Scenery [in scroll cartouche] / OPAQUE CHINA" (printed)
Location of origin
England, Staffordshire
Material
beading (edging pattern)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
County of Staffordshire (England, United Kingdom) [county]
Descriptive terms
Beaded
beading (edging pattern)
Cottage
dinner plates
Dish, Eating
earthenware
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
Pastoral
Plate, Dinner
Plate, Food
Scalloped
Scroll
Sprig
Tower
transfer printing
Village
People and organizations
Switzerland
Dimensions
1 1/4 (H), 10 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.578
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth F. Lansing
GUSN
34913

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Swiss Scenery

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