Saucer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1831-1843

GUSN

GUSN-27386

Description

Earthenware violet transfer-printed saucer with beaded band and white edge with two floral borders, one of small flowers, the other with larger sprays of flowers surrounding scene of Episcopal Church which was designed by Robert Mills, but never built.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

saucers (plates)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
architecture (object genre)
beading (edging pattern)
churches (buildings)
floral patterns
Dish, Eating
Saucer
Earthenware
Transfer Printed
Rose
Beaded
Church
Saucer

Inscription

Printed on bottom: At Richmond/Virginia/ JACKSONS WARRANTED

Associated Building

Subject Episcopal Church,

People and Organizations

Richmond, Virginia
Episcopal Church

Maker

Messrs. Job & John Jackson (Maker)

Location of Origin

Burslem, England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Emeline B. Simonds

Accession Number

1917.28