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Dessert plate

1980.293.5 (RS209686)

Description

Small earthenware plate transfer-printed with mulberry colored "Oriental" pattern. Two men with a pack camel stand before a group of exotic buildings with domed roofs. Border pattern consists of vignette of exotic buildings framed by floral cartouche alternating with floral spray framed by floral cartouche.

Details

Maker
Ridgway, William (Maker)
Date
1830-1840
Inscriptions
"[Urn and beehive] ORIENTAL / W.R." (printed)
Location of origin
Shelton, England, Staffordshire; Stoke, England, Stafforshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
Shelton (Bedford, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
Camel
Cartouche
Chinoiserie
dessert plates
Dish, Eating
earthenware
Floral
glazing (coating)
Orientalism
Plate, Dessert
Plate, Food
transfer printing
Dimensions
3/4 (H), 7 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1980.293.5
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick B. Hicks
GUSN
7445

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Oriental

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