Saucer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-15989

Description

Saucer part of a children's set of dishes. Black transfer-print scene of a young woman in Empire-style dress with a goat on a leash. Looping chain border around rim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

saucers (plates)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
castles (fortifications)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
goat
borders (ornament areas)
Gothic (Medieval)
women (female humans)
Dish, Eating
Saucer
Children's food service tools and equipment
Woman
Goat
Castle
Gothic Border
Saucer

Inscription

"201 / [heart symbol]" (printed)

Additional Identification Number

1944.313B

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 (H), 5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lucy Merriam Brigham

Accession Number

1944.313.2