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Platter

1950.244 (RS209066)

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware platter. Floral border surrounds a central landscape scene.

Details

Maker
Henshall & Co. (Maker)
Date
1820-1828
Inscriptions
Printed on bottom: THE BRIDGE/OF/MARTORELLE Impressed on bottom: 18 [size mark]
Location of origin
Longport, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Subject The Bridge of Martorelle.
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
tin (metal)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Boat
boats
Bridge
bridges (built works)
Dish, Serving
earthenware
Earthenware
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
Fruit
fruit
glazing (coating)
Mule
mules (mammals)
Platter
platters
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
People and organizations
Bridge of Martorelle, The
Dimensions
14 3/4 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1950.244
Credit Line
Bequest of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick W. Bridge
GUSN
3557

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