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1935.923 (RS211185)

Description

Earthenware platter with brown transfer-print pattern "Neptune." Swirling fern border and central scene of ships in choppy seas; most prominent ship flies British flag.

Details

Maker
Alcock, John & George (Maker)
Date
1839-1846
Inscriptions
"Neptune / J. & G.A." (printed)
Location of origin
Cobridge, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Cobridge (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
Dish, Serving
earthenware
Fern
glazing (coating)
Ocean
Platter
platters
Ship
transfer printing
People and organizations
Neptune
Dimensions
1 1/8 x 10 3/4 x 12 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.923
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Mary C. Wheelright
GUSN
38026

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Neptune

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