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1935.94 (RS211194)

Description

Earthenware platter with brown transfer-printed pattern "Geneva." Border pattern of scrolls and flowers. Central scene of women washing clothes from crude, covered dock with city visible in distance.

Details

Maker
Wood & Challinor (Maker)
Date
1828-1843
Inscriptions
"GENEVA / W & C" (printed)
"16" (impressed)
Location of origin
Tunstall, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Tunstall (County of Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
City
Dish, Serving
Dock
earthenware
Fence
Flower
glazing (coating)
Mountain
Platter
platters
Rock
Scrolling Border
transfer printing
Tree
Washing
Women
Dimensions
1 3/4 x 13 1/2 x 17 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.94
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Mary Watson
GUSN
37634

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Geneva

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