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Platter

1980.372 (RS209089)

Description

Earthenware platter with purple transfer-print pattern"Neapolitan." Border of urns and flowers on dot and diamond patterned ground. Central scene is of a classical figure with a dog shooting an arrow toward a large urn. A waterway and classically pedimented building are in the background.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Inscriptions
"NEAPOLITAN / STONE WARE / D" (printed)
Location of origin
Staffordshire, England
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Probably County of Staffordshire (England, United Kingdom) [county]
Descriptive terms
Dish, Serving
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Platter
platters
transfer printing
Dimensions
1 3/4 x 15 x 12 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1980.372
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
49876

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