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Vegetable dish

1986.512 (RS25506)

Description

Footed elongated octagonal dish w/ flared curving rim and rounded sides; molded Rococo scroll handles; transfer-printed flow blue gothic crocket and floral borders; image of gothic buildings, trees, figures by a river and bridge inside bowl.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1850
Inscriptions
Impressed and underglaze on underside: Impressed: ""IMPROVED/ STONE CHINA"" and ""2"" Underglaze: ""C M"" ?
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
DISH, VEGETABLE
glazing (coating)
Gothic Revival
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
vegetable dishes
Dimensions
3.5 x 11.75 x 9 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.512
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50909

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