Salad Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-27182

Description

Earthenware plate with brown transfer-print pattern "Oriental" depicting three figures on a platform under a large umbrella with fanciful Asian-style buildings in the distance. Border pattern of exotic flowers over chevron-pattern ground edged with lozenges.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
floral patterns
Chinoiserie
Dish, EatingPlate, FoodPlate, SaladOrientalism
Spray
Woman
Servant
Gazebo
Sailboat
Mountain
Plate, Salad

Inscription

"Oriental" [in lozenge] (printed)
"From / Nathan Berry Farm / Pittsfield / N.H." (handwritten)

Pattern

Oriental

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

1 (H), 7 3/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Newton Mackintosh

Accession Number

1913.203