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Soup Plate

1971.974.96 (RS33403)

Description

Circular form with wide flat scalloped rim and deep 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
Earthenware
earthenware
Hand Colored
hand coloring
Overglazed
overglazing
Pagoda
PLATE, SOUP
Semi-Vitrified
soup plates
Staffordshire
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
vitrification
Willow
willow (wood)
Accession Number
1971.974.96
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5886

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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