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Luncheon plate

1934.442 (RS212353)

Description

Earthenware plate with "flow blue" transfer-printed pattern "Temple." Central scene of three pagodas and and urn framed by inner border pattern of scrolls and acanthus leaves on striped ground. Small scenes of pagodas and elaborate foliate scroll pattern on rim.

Details

Maker
P. W. & Co. (Maker)
Date
1834-1859
Inscriptions
"PEARL STONE WARE/ THE TEMPLE/ P.W. & Co"" (printed)
Location of origin
England, STAFFORDSHIRE
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
County of Staffordshire (England, United Kingdom) [county]
Descriptive terms
Chinoiserie
Dish, Eating
earthenware
Flow blue
flow blue (ceramic glaze)
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
Pagoda
Plate, Food
Plate, Luncheon
plates (dishes)
Spray
Temple
The Temple
transfer printing
Urn
Dimensions
1 (H), 9 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.442
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Isaac Sprague
GUSN
36579
Related Items
Title Cup and saucer Accession number 1934.2983.1-.2 Relationship Same pattern.

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