Dish

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1807-1813

GUSN

GUSN-15558

Description

Gilt gold banded edge; border of gilt vermicule on pink ground; central image of elephant's head w/ snake entwined around trunk w/ green-gilt decoration (Appleton family crest). Oval shape.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dishes (vessels)
gilding
painting (coating)
porcelain
Porcelain
Gilded
Painted
DISH

Inscription

Printed and impressed on bottom: Impressed: ""BFB [under crown]"" Printed: ""BARR FLIGHT & BARR/ Royal Porcelain Works/ WORCESTER/ London--House/ FLIGHT & BARR/ Coventry Street/ Manufacturer to their Majesties, Prince of Wales, and Royal Family/ Establish 1751""

Maker

Barr Flight & Barr (Maker)

Location of Origin

Worcester, England

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

11.25 x 8.25 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1981.15.8