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Dessert plate

1980.65 (RS210608)

Description

Small earthenware plate with scalloped rim and red transfer-print depiction of Harvard Hall, part of Harvard College, Cambridge, Massachusetts. A horseman rides in the yard in front of the hall and a man, woman and child stand in the foreground. Inner border of floral sprays is encircled by outer border of lace or ribbon, flowers and scrolls. \n

Details

Maker
Messrs. Job & John Jackson (Maker)
Date
1831-1835
Inscriptions
"Harvard/ Hall. Mass" / "JACKSONS WARRANTED [in flowing banner]" (printed)
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Subject Harvard Hall.
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
Burslem (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)
Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
colleges (buildings)
cultural landscapes
dessert plates
Dish, Eating
earthenware
floral patterns
glazing (coating)
Horseman
landmarks
Plate, Dessert
Plate, Food
Rose
Spray
transfer printing
Dimensions
3/4 (H), 7 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1980.65
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Charles F. Batchelder, Jr.
GUSN
49720
Related Items
Title Salad plate Accession number 1980.67 Relationship Hancock House plate from the same American Scenery Vies series by Jackson.

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Hancock House

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