Sauce dish

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1815-1830

GUSN

GUSN-174957

Description

Small, diamond-shaped earthenware dish with blue transfer-printed pattern and a small handle at one corner. Transfer-printed scene depicts men in small boats on a calm river. A wooden bridge and thatched-roof cottage is in the mid-ground, fields with sheep and the tower of a building in the distance. Floral border on interior rim. Dish is one of four that fit inside tray.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

sauce dishes
earthenware
transfer printing
pearlware
pastoral
flowers (plants)
Dish, Sauce

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

7/8 x 4 x 5 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather

Accession Number

1993.597.2

Places

County of Staffordshire (England, United Kingdom) [county]