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Dinner Plate

1971.974.49 (RS80699)

Description

Circular form with scalloped edge and shallow well. General pattern: brown transfer print decoration of elaborate multipatterned diapered border with scrolls and floral elements; central design of Western version of willow pattern with elaborate pagoda houses at right, trees in center, bridge and island at left; yellow, blue, green, orange and gilt overglaze hand coloring of scene and border.

Details

Maker
Spode Pottery (Maker)
Date
ca. 1830
Location of origin
Stoke-on-Trent, England, Staffordshire; England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
diaper (textile material)
diaper patterns
earthenware
hand coloring
overglazing
transfer printing
vitrification
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Diaper
diaper (textile material)
diaper patterns
dinner plates
earthenware
Earthenware
Hand Colored
hand coloring
Overglazed
overglazing
Pagoda
PLATE, DINNER
Semi-Vitrified
Staffordshire
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
vitrification
Willow
willow (wood)
Accession Number
1971.974.49
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5832

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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