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Covered Dish

1985.738.4AB (RS205542)

Description

A blue transfer printed pearlware covered square dish. The lid has a centrally located scroll finial. The finial is surrounded by an inner floral border superimposed on a rounded diaper pattern. The outer border has a foliate motif. The inside of the dish has a central floral medallion also surrounded by an inner floral border superimposed on a rounded diaper pattern and an outer foliate border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Inscriptions
Printed on bottom: [crown symbol]
Location of origin
England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Diaper
Dish, Serving
dishes (vessels)
earthenware
Earthenware
glazing (coating)
Meander
Medallion
Pearl Ware
Pearlware
pearlware
Sunflower
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
5 x 9 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.738.4AB
Credit Line
Gift of the Estate of Eliza H. Faunce
GUSN
3542
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