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Dinner plate

1980.324.3 (RS206977)

Description

Earthenware mulberry transfer-printed dinner plate with a solid color border punctuated by cartouches of urns and Florentine scenes framed by floral sprigs surrounding a scene of man and woman, two large beehives, a cottage with trellis, and towers and mountains in the distance.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Inscriptions
"PEARL/ FLORENTINE CHINA / 16" (Printed on bottom: )
Location of origin
England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
Beehive
beehives (apiaries)
Cottage
cottages
dinner plates
Dish, Eating
earthenware
Earthenware
floral patterns
glazing (coating)
Medallion
Mountain
Pearl
Plate, Dinner
Plate, Food
Sprig
Tower
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Tree
trees
Trellis
trellises
Urn
Dimensions
1 1/8 (H), 10 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1980.324.3
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick B. Hicks
GUSN
49837

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Pearl

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