Basin

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1834-1859

GUSN

GUSN-11946

Description

A twelve-sided basin with a transfer print decoration of a Chinoseire pattern of buildings, fences, and a large vase with a border of leaves, vines and a building, "The Temple". The design is on the inside in a circular band at the bottom of the basin and around the rim. Around the outside the basin are three small vignettes.

Details

Descriptive Terms

basins (vessels)
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
Chinoiserie
Ironstone
Transfer Printed
Chinoiserie
BASIN

Inscription

Stamped on it is: PEARLSTONE/WARE/P.W. & Co.

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Pitcher Accession Number 1986.32.1
Title Waste Bowl Accession Number 1986.32.3
Title Waste Bowl Accession Number 1986.32.4

Maker

Podmore, Walker & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Tunstall, England; England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

2.75 (H), 14 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.32.2