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1980.348.1 (RS209585)

Description

Pink oval with border of butterflies and flower sprigs; scene amid extensive, varied flora of statue of man in Roman garb, left, on pedestal with fan decoration; right, temple with elaborate scrolled pediments; figures cross fanciful bridge; fountain center foreground; woman right foreground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Location of origin
England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Bridge
bridges (built works)
butterflies
Butterfly
Classical
Classical Revival (European revival style)
Dish, Serving
dishes (vessels)
earthenware
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
Fountain
fountains
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
Pediment
pediments
Sprig
Statue
statues
Temple
temples (buildings)
transfer printing
Dimensions
1 3/4 x 10 x 8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1980.348.1
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
49853

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