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Soup plate

1944.81 (RS210806)

Description

Earthenware soup plate with brown transfer-print pattern "Alhambra" depicting Gothic castle. Border pattern of ivy vine and floral sprays on tiny square patterned ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Inscriptions
"ALHAMBRA" [in octagon frame] (printed)
"525 / J.B. MORRIS JR." and "525 / J.B.M. Jr." (Two labels affixed to base)
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
Dish, Eating
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Plate, Food
Plate, Soup
soup plates
transfer printing
Dimensions
1 1/2 (H), 8 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1944.81
Credit Line
Gift of the John B. Morris Jr.
GUSN
53668

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Alhambra

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