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Dessert Plate

Description

A blue transfer printed pearlware dessert plate. It has a pierced and scalloped edge with a central circular floral medallion. The medallion is surrounded by an inner floral border and an outer basketweave border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1820
Location of origin
England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
dessert plates
Dish, Eating
Earthenware
earthenware
Fitzhugh
floral patterns
Flower Medallion
glazing (coating)
Pearlware
pearlware
Plate, Dessert
Plate, Food
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
3/4 (D), 8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1927.414.6
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Catherine W. Faucon
GUSN
7318

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