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Dessert Plate

1933.1988 (RS211675)

Description

Earthenware dining hall plate with blue transfer-printed clover-and-dagger border and "Wellesley" on looped ribbon in center of plate.

Details

Maker
George L. Ashworth & Bros. (Maker)
Date
1891-1910
Inscriptions
"MANUFACTURED BY / GEO. L. ASHWORTH & BROS. HANLEY / ENGLAND / FOR RICHARD BRIGGS / BOSTON." (printed)
"ASHWORTH / REAL / IRONSTONE CHINA" (impressed)
"WELLESLEY" (printed)
Location of origin
Hanley, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
Hanley (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
dessert plates
Dish, Eating
earthenware
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
Plate, Dessert
Plate, Food
plates (dishes)
transfer printing
People and organizations
Briggs, Richard
Wellesley
Dimensions
3/4 (H), 7 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.1988
Credit Line
Gift of Isabel Fiske Conant
GUSN
44519

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