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Dinner plate

1943.229 (RS206984)

Description

Earthenware dark violet transfer-printed dinner plate with border of flowers and fruit surrounding scene of Harvard College with horseman and figures in front of Hall.\n

Details

Maker
Enoch Wood & Sons (Maker)
Date
1835-1846
Inscriptions
"HARVARD/COLLEGE/E.W.&S./ CELTIC CHINA" (Printed on bottom)
Location of origin
Burslem, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Subject Harvard Hall. Subject Harvard Yard. Subject Harvard University.
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
County of Staffordshire (England, United Kingdom) [county]
Descriptive terms
architecture (object genre)
dinner plates
Dish, Eating
Earthenware
earthenware
education
equestrians
floral patterns
Flower
fruit
Fruit
glazing (coating)
Horseback Figures
Plate, Dinner
Plate, Food
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
People and organizations
Harvard Hall
Harvard University
Harvard Yard
Dimensions
1 1/8 (H), 10 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1943.229
Credit Line
In memory of Dr. and Mrs. Charles Harrington
GUSN
42815
Related Items
Title Dinner plate Accession number 1956.88 Relationship Same pattern, different color.

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