Soup tureen

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

GUSN

GUSN-19006

Description

Ironstone soup tureen on stand w/ cover; cover w/ gourd finial; paneled w/ relief grapeleaf decoration at sides; Paris shaped.

Details

Descriptive Terms

soup tureens
ironstone (pottery)
molding (forming)
vine scrolls
Ironstone
Molded
Paris Shape
Leaf
TUREEN

Inscription

Stamped on bottom of stand: ""IMPERIAL/ IRONSTONE CHINA/ JOHN ALCOCK"" [w/ Royal Arms] Impressed on bottom of stand: ""JOHN ALCOCK/ PARIS SHAPE""--see worksheet for drawing of symbol and registration mark for March 20, 1857.

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Alcock, John (Maker)

Location of Origin

Cobridge, England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

11 x 13.5 x 8.125 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1123A-C