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1934.2984.2 (RS209079)

Description

Wash basin with blue transfer-print pattern "Jenny Lind." Pattern depicts two male and three female figures in the foreground enjoying an outing in the countryside. In the distance is a valley with a castle and waterway and, in the distance, steep mountain peaks. The border includes a grape vine and repeating image of a classical building.

Details

Maker
Charles Meigh & Son (Manufacturer)
Date
1851-1861
Inscriptions
"JENNY LIND / C.M.&S." [encircled by grape vine] (Pattern name and maker)
Associated Building
Original To Fowler House Main House.
Material
earthenware
glaze
transfer printing
Object type
Containers
Descriptive terms
Basin
basins (vessels)
earthenware
glaze
transfer printing
Vessel
Dimensions
4 1/2 (H), 14 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.2984.2
Credit Line
Fowler House Estate
GUSN
37498
Related Items
Title Pitcher Accession number 1934.2984A

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