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Salad plate

1933.915 (RS210605)

Description

Earthenware plate with red transfer-print "Willow" pattern. Pattern includes Chinese-style screens, bridges, pagodas, willow trees and two flying birds. Border is made up of several diaper patterns and abstract geometric figures.

Details

Maker
John Meir & Son (Maker)
Date
1891-1897
Inscriptions
"WARRANTED / STAFFORDSHIRE [in banner] / J.M.& S./ ENGLAND" (printed)
Location of origin
Tunstall, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
Tunstall (County of Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
Chinoiserie
Dish, Eating
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Plate, Food
Plate, Salad
plates (dishes)
salad plates
transfer printing
Dimensions
7/8 (H), 8 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.915
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. George S. Hobbs
GUSN
35890

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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