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Soup plate

1941.476 (RS211427)

Description

Earthenware plate with purple transfer-printed vignette of pagoda, vase with flowers and exotic bird. Hand-painted overglaze in blue, yellow, red and green is applied to flowers and leaves. Border pattern of scrolls and sprigs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Inscriptions
"FLORILLA" (printed)
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
overglazing
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
Bird
Dish, Eating
earthenware
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
Florilla
Flower
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
overglazing
Pagoda
Plate, Food
Plate, Soup
Scroll
Scrolling Border
scrollwork
soup plates
Sprig
transfer printing
Vase
Dimensions
1 1/4 (H), 9 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1941.476
Credit Line
Collected by and Presented in memory of Rosetta Ginesi Sherwood 1873-1940 By William C. Sherwood
GUSN
52230

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
FLORILLA

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