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1971.1044.1 (RS117991)

Description

"Commerce" pattern of blue transfer print on white body; floral and wavy line borders; central scene of group of figures (possibly traders) at center with two sailing vessels at right with dock areas at foreground; background shows Far Eastern buildings; possibly representing the China trade.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1870
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
architectural elements
Architecture
architecture (object genre)
business (commercial function)
Chinese export
Commerce
Earthenware
earthenware
PLATTER
platters
Staffordshire
Trade
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
1.5 x 18.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1044.1
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5943

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Commerce

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