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Dessert plate

1980.342.7 (RS209578)

Description

Earthenware dessert plate with mulberry colored transfer-print pattern "Mausoleum." Border floral sprays framed by foliate scroll cartouches. Central scene of exotic landscape featuring tall, round mausoleum. Three figures in a rowboat is in the foreground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Inscriptions
"MAUSOLEUM [in banner across scene of round buildings with pointed roofs]" (printed)
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
dessert plates
Dish, Eating
earthenware
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
Plate, Dessert
Plate, Food
transfer printing
Dimensions
3/4 (H), 7 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1980.342.7
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
7453

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Mausoleum

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