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1969.469.1 (RS206983)

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware basin with border of flowers, scrolls, and eagles surrounding scene of the bridge over the river Schuylkill.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Upper Ferry Bridge/over the/River Schuylkill" (Printed on bottom)
Location of origin
England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Containers
Places
County of Staffordshire (England, United Kingdom) [county]
Descriptive terms
Basin
basins (vessels)
eagles (birds)
earthenware
floral patterns
glazing (coating)
pearlware
scrolls (motifs)
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Vessel
Dimensions
4 1/2 (H), 12 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.469.1
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. E. Stuart Pratt
GUSN
47815

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