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Soup plate

1933.793 (RS212349)

Description

Ironstone plate with "flow blue" transfer-printed pattern "Scinde." Border pattern of grape leaves and greapes with scrolling stems on a flower and diaper ground. On bowl interior, a scene of three pagodas, two joined by pathway and stairs.

Details

Maker
Walker, Thomas (Maker)
Date
1845-1851
Inscriptions
"[bird with wings spread] / T. WALKER [on circular band]/ SCINDE / IRONSTONE" (printed)
Location of origin
Tunstall, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
Tunstall (County of Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
Chinoiserie
Dish, Eating
earthenware
Floral Border
Flow blue
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
Orientalism
Pagoda
Plate, Food
Plate, Soup
Possibly flow blue (ceramic glaze)
Scinde
Scrolling Border
soup plates
transfer printing
Willow
Dimensions
10 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.793
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
35837

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