Dessert Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1814-1832

GUSN

GUSN-15831

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware dessert plate. Four medallions surround a centralized circular medallion. Each medallion features a different quadruped bordered by scrolls.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dessert plates
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Dessert
Earthenware
Transfer Printed
Tin Glazed
Quadrupeds
Horse
Beaver
Squirrel
Sheep
Dog
House
Flower
Plate, Dessert

Inscription

Printed on bottom: ""I HALL/ QUADRUPEDS""

Pattern

Quadrupeds

Maker

Hall & Sons, John (Maker)

Location of Origin

Burslem, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

6 5/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of S. Prescott Fay

Accession Number

1969.610.93