Soup plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1720-1750

GUSN

GUSN-29265

Description

Delftware soup plate with yellow and brown band around rim. Border of berries and flowers in blue, red, and green. Green fern garland with red and blue ribbon draped around two heart-shaped medallions bearing inscription.

Details

Descriptive Terms

soup plates
earthenware
glazing (coating)
tin glaze
Delft
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Soup
Plate, Soup

Inscription

"Dans Is Nied / Beeter In Den / Truinni" / "Als Liefde / Tuilsche Man / Ein Vrenim" [these transcriptions probably not exact, difficult to read] (Painted on interior)

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 1/2 (H), 9 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Mrs. Jane N. Grew

Accession Number

1920.792