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Tray

1980.370 (RS209582)

Description

Small oval tray or platter with scalloped edges and pierced rim. Mulberry colored transfer-print pattern depicting walkway along a waterway with tower and other buidings. Figures with boxes and barrels on shore, figures onboard a boat just off shore. Border pattern of a row of beads, flowers, scrolls.

Details

Maker
Possibly John Ridgway & Co. (Maker)
Date
1830-1850
Location of origin
Hanley, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
piercing
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
business (commercial function)
docks
earthenware
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
glazing (coating)
Harbor
harbors
molding (forming)
piercing
scrolls (motifs)
shell (animal material)
transfer printing
Tray, Serving
trays
Dimensions
1 1/4 x 9 x 10 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1980.370
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
49875

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