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Salad plate

Description

Earthenware plate with green transfer-print border and central red transfer-print landscape in the "Caledonia" pattern. The pattern depicts a man in kilt and plumed hat blowing a horn while holding on rifle. Another man, raising his hat, and leaping stags are in the near distance, The border pattern is a repeating scene of Scottish hunters in kilts alternating with a scroll and flower figure.

Details

Maker
William Adams & Sons (Maker)
Date
1820-1840
Inscriptions
"CALEDONIA [in frame with rifle hanging on buck's head]" (printed)
"ADAMS" (impressed)
"72" (handwritten)
Location of origin
Tunstall/Stoke, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
Tunstall (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
Dish, Eating
earthenware
Exultation
glazing (coating)
Man
Mountain
Plate, Food
Plate, Salad
salad plates
Stag
transfer printing
Dimensions
7/8 (H), 8 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.443
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Isaac Sprague
GUSN
36580

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Caledonia

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