Tureen

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1815-1825

GUSN

GUSN-17516

Description

Child-sized blue transfer-printed pearlware small tureen with scene of a man and a kite with buildings in background and foliate border around rim with wide scroll handles. Lid contains 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 but center of scene obscured by molded scroll-shaped knop and notch for ladle. Part of thirty-six piece dinner set.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tureens
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
pearlware
TureenEarthenware
Transfer Printed
Tureen

Additional Identification Number

1941.836MN

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

2 5/8 x 2 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Miss Cornelia Frost

Accession Number

1941.836.10AB