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Butter plate

1962.43 (RS206904)

Description

Small, pearlware plate with molded feather edge painted blue.

Details

Maker
Enoch Wood & Sons (Maker)
Date
1819-1846
maker's mark
Inscriptions
"ENOCH WOODS & SONS / BURSLEM" [text surrounds eagle with sheild] (maker's mark)
Location of origin
Burslem, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
molding (forming)
pearlware
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
Burslem (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
bread-and-butter plates
Dish, Eating
earthenware
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
molding (forming)
pearlware
Plate, Butter
Plate, Food
Dimensions
1/4 (H), 3 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1962.43
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Byron Dexter
GUSN
46598

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