Cake plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1830-1840

GUSN

GUSN-15609

Description

White body with lobed rim; dark brown printed image of supplicant, chained slave near palm tree (taken from emblem of English Society for the Abolition of Slave Trade]. Lobed border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cake plates (serving vessels)
porcelain
transfer printing
emancipation
slavery
Porcelain
Transfer Printed
Abolition
Slavery
PLATE, CAKE

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

7.5 (diameter) (inches)

Accession Number

1961.168D