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Hot Water Plate

1971.1043AB (RS117990)

Description

A) Plate: circular form with lotus-leaf type molded scalloped edge; deep well; blue transfer print decoration: spearhead-like edge border; five floral sprigs around cavetto, each with a different shell motif; central circular reserve with "Gondola" scenic pattern in a shell border; deep flange on bottom of rim. B) Water receptacle: circular tin plate base with cylindrical wall; wall with banded decoration; bail handle at either side.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1860
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
iron (metal)
tin (metal)
tinning
transfer printing
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
cookware
Earthenware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Gondola
gondolas (flat-bottomed watercraft)
iron (metal)
PLATE, HOT
Staffordshire
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Tinned
tinning
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
trivets
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
1.375 (H), 10.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1043AB
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5942

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Gondola

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