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Soup plate

1934.440 (RS212356)

Description

Earthenware soup plate with "flow blue" transfer-printed pattern. Central scene of large flowers and bamboo growing behind fence or screen. Rim edge painted gold.

Details

Maker
W. Davenport & Company (Maker)
Date
1819-1864
Inscriptions
"DAVENPORT / STONE CHINA" [text in circle around anchor with rope] (printed)
Location of origin
Longport, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
Longport (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
Chinoiserie
Dish, Eating
earthenware
Floral Border
Flow blue
Flower
glazing (coating)
Plate, Food
Plate, Soup
Possibly flow blue (ceramic glaze)
soup plates
transfer printing
Dimensions
1 3/8 (H), 9 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.440
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Isaac Sprague
GUSN
36577

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