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Luncheon plate

1934.2210 (RS210244)

Description

Earthenware plate with scalloped rim and red transfer-print pattern "Millenium." Fruit, flower and bundles of wheat surround central image of angel with animals [peaceable kingdom] and the words "PEACE ON EARTH." Above the scene is the tearing eye of God and Bible opened TO Isaiah, Ch.XIVI. A praying figure and the words "Give us this day our daily Bread" is below the scene.

Details

Maker
Stevenson, Ralph, Ralph Stevenson & Son (Maker)
Date
1832-1835
Inscriptions
"ISAIAH ChXIVI / PEACE ON EARTH / Give us this day or daily Bread" (printed)
"MILLENIUM" (printed)
[flower head] (impressed)
Location of origin
England
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
County of Staffordshire (England, United Kingdom) [county]
Descriptive terms
Angel
Bible
Bible stories
Cow
Dish, Eating
earthenware
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
glazing (coating)
Goat
God
Leopard
Lion
Plate, Food
Plate, Luncheon
plates (dishes)
Sheep
transfer printing
Wolf
Dimensions
1 1/8 (H), 9 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.2210
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Alice A. Stevens
GUSN
37199
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Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Millenium

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