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Dessert plate

1986.511 (RS25505)

Description

Polygonal panelled rim; circular face printed w/ Chinoiserie scene of gnarly trees, pagodas, and people in boats; the rim decorated w/ floral sprays and scrolling border; very dark flow blue.

Details

Maker
Jacob Furnival & Co. (Maker)
Date
1845-1870
Inscriptions
Printed on bottom: ""IRONSTONE/ SHANGHAE/ J.F. & Co."" w/ in scrolled foliate device.
Location of origin
Cobridge, England
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
tin (metal)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Chinoiserie
dessert plates
glazing (coating)
Ironstone
ironstone (pottery)
PLATE, DESSERT
Shanghae
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
9.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.511
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50908

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Shanghae

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