Luncheon plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1853

GUSN

GUSN-15984

Description

Earthenware plate with green and brown transfer-printed pattern "Peruvian Horse Hunt." Brown border of oblong medallions framing horse roping scenes and round medallions of rose swags. Green center scene of man with wild white horse held with a rope at left and two other men with tamed horses and a dog.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Luncheon
Medallion
Rose
Men
Horse
Plate, Luncheon

Inscription

"SHAW / PERUVIAN / HORSE / HUNT / TUNSTALL / [two horses] / [reg. mark of Aug. 8, 1853, parcel #1, patent #92001]" (printed)

Pattern

Peruvian Horse Hunt

Additional Identification Number

NN

People and Organizations

Peru

Maker

Shaw, Anthony (Maker)

Location of Origin

England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

1 (H), 8 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

2008.60.19

Date

1853 (Registry Mark)

Places

Tunstall (County of Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom)

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