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1986.510 (RS25504)

Description

Elongated octagonal form w/ canted rim; conforming cavetto transfer-printed in deep cobalt w/ Chinoiserie scene w/ pagoda, trees, fretwork fence and figure w/ a flag on face; the rim w/ floral sprays.

Details

Maker
Alcock, J. & G., 1839-1846 (Maker)
Date
1839-1846
Inscriptions
Impressed underglaze and printed on bottom: Impressed underglaze: ""Oriental/ Stone/ J & G ALCOCK"" Printed: ""SCINDE"" w/in oval reserve--pattern name.
Location of origin
Cobridge, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
stoneware (pottery)
tin (metal)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Chinoiserie
glazing (coating)
PLATTER
platters
Scinde
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
1.5 x 12.125 x 15.875 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.510
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50907

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Scinde

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