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Salad plate

1934.434 (RS211186)

Description

Earthenware plate with black transfer-printed "Texian Campaigne" pattern depicting soldiers with bayonet, cannon, and on horseback. Border pattern of flowers, ribbon, the goddess Ceres and trophy figures. The series depicts battle field scenes commemorating the Texas revolution for independence from Mexico (1835-1836).

Details

Maker
Shaw, Anthony (Designer)
J.B. (Maker)
Date
1850-1860
Inscriptions
"TEXIAN CAMPAIGNE [in lace cartouche] / J.B" (printed)
Location of origin
Burslem, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
Burslem (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
Battle
Cannon
Dish, Eating
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Horseback Figures
Military
Plate, Food
Plate, Salad
plates (dishes)
salad plates
Soldier
transfer printing
War
People and organizations
Ceres
Mexican War
Texian Campaign
Dimensions
1 (H), 8 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.434
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Isaac Sprague
GUSN
36573

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