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Dessert plate

1980.303.4 (RS209687)

Description

Small earthenware plate with scalloped edge and mulberry-colored transfer-print. "Pomerania" transfer-print pattern depicts European-style buildings and a bridge on a river. Two figures are visible on the bridge. Border of scrolls, shells and flowers against vermiculate ground.

Details

Maker
John Ridgway & Co. (Maker)
Date
1830-1841
Inscriptions
"Pomerania / J.R." (printed)
Location of origin
Hanley, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
Hanley (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
Bridge
dessert plates
Dish, Eating
earthenware
Flower
glazing (coating)
Plate, Dessert
Plate, Food
Scroll
Shell
Tower
transfer printing
Tree
Dimensions
7/8 (H), 6 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1980.303.4
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick B. Hicks
GUSN
49833
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Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Pomerania

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