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1958.157 (RS211437)

Description

Oval platter with black transfer-printed pattern "European Scenery." Pattern has border of lace draping over tie-backs and naturalistic morning glories on vine. Platter center is a pastoral scene of a fast moving stagecoach with begging children trailing behind. An old begger sits nearby under a tree with his hat held out. In the distance, is a village.

Details

Maker
Enoch Wood & Sons (Maker)
Date
1820-1845
Inscriptions
"EUROPEAN SCENERY [in cartouche] / EW&S" (printed)
Location of origin
Burslem, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Burslem (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
Dish, Serving
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Morning Glory
Platter
platters
Stagecoach
transfer printing
Travel
Dimensions
2 x 14 1/2 x 17 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.157
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
46004

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
European Scenery

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