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Platter

1958.513 (RS212039)

Description

Oblong, octagonal platter with blue transfer-printed pattern "Venus." Border of foliate scrolls on horizontal striped ground. Central scene of canal framed by arching trees with figures on left bank and large urn on right.

Details

Maker
Podmore, Walker & Co.
Date
1834-1859
Inscriptions
"PEARL STONE WARE / VENUS / P.W. & Co" (printed)
"PEARL STONE / WARE / P.W. & Co" (impressed)
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Tunstall (County of Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
Canal
Classical Figure
Dish, Serving
earthenware
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
Mountain
Platter
platters
Ruins
Scrolling Border
Swan
transfer printing
Tree
Unidentified Building
Urn
Dimensions
1 1/4 x 12 1/4 x 16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.513
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44769
Related Items
Title Small bowl Accession number 1931.165 Relationship Same pattern.
Title Luncheon plate Accession number 1924.749 Relationship Same pattern.
Title Dessert plate Accession number 1958.159 Relationship Same pattern.

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