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Tureen

1918.928 (RS208015)

Description

Earthenware transfer-printed blue tureen with two handles and four feet. The transfer print on the body illustrates two scenes depicting the activities of Doctor Syntax.

Details

Label
Loaned to Tufts University Museum Studies Program for "Humor & Humanity: Through the Eyes of Thomas Rowlandson (1756-1827)" at the Boston Public Library, May 12-23, 2005.
Maker
Clews, James & Ralph (Maker)
Date
1820-1830
Inscriptions
"Doctor Syntax/ bound to a tree and/ drawing from nature." (printed)
Location of origin
Cobridge, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Cottage
earthenware
Earthenware
glazing (coating)
Horse
Horseback Figures
Literature
Pastoral
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Tureen
tureens
People and organizations
Syntax, Dr.
Dimensions
3 1/4 x 8 1/4 x 4 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1918.928
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret R. Kimberly
GUSN
3610
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