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Dessert plate

1980.342.4 (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
cartouches (ornament)
deaths
dessert plates
Dish, Eating
earthenware
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
gazebos
glazing (coating)
mausoleums
molding (forming)
Plate, Dessert
Plate, Food
pulling boats
tombs
transfer printing
trees
Dimensions
3/4 (H), 7 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1980.342.4
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
7461

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Mausoleum

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