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Soup plate

1980.345 (RS209580)

Description

Earthenware soup plate with scalloped rim. Mulburry colored transfer-print series "Holy Bible" in the "Tadmore in the Desert" pattern. Border of foliate scrolls and floral sprays. Center scene of man and woman with pack camels amongst ruins and fallen columns.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Inscriptions
"Tadmor / in the Desert / Holy Bible [in open book] / H / Warranted" (printed)
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
Desert
Dish, Eating
earthenware
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
Plate, Food
Plate, Soup
soup bowls
soup plates
transfer printing
Dimensions
1 3/4 (H), 10 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1980.345
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
49850

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