Dish

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-29204

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware dish with a molded bead pattern around the edge. A foliate and scorn border surround a central scene depicting Park Theatre in New York.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dishes (vessels)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
pearlware
Dish, Serving
Dish, Serving

Label

One of many views related to the early United States and its history that appear in the online exhibit "Patriotic America."

Inscription

Printed on bottom: PARK THEATRE/R.S.W./NEW YORK Impressed on bottom: ""8""

Associated Building

Subject Park Theatre,

People and Organizations

Park Theatre

Maker

Ralph Stevenson & Williams (Maker)

Location of Origin

Cobridge, England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

2 1/4 (W), 8 3/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles I. Thayer

Accession Number

1920.671

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