Soup Tureen

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1815-1825

GUSN

GUSN-17514

Description

Child-sized blue transfer-printed pearlware soup tureen with scene of two children playing, one with a kite, and the other with a hoop, man and dog in front of a tombstone, brick wall and buildings in background, surrounded by a foliate border with wide scroll handles. Scene on exterior of tureen and on lid. Lid has molded scroll-shaped knop and notch for ladle. Part of thirty-six piece dinner set.

Details

Descriptive Terms

soup tureens
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
pearlware
Tureen
Tureen, Soup
Earthenware
Transfer Printed
Tureen, Soup

Additional Identification Number

1941.836JK
1941.836KJ

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3 1/2 x 3 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Miss Cornelia Frost

Accession Number

1941.836.8AB