Dinner plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1840-1843

GUSN

GUSN-305883

Description

Earthenware plate with scallop and dot-molded rim with red transfer-print pattern "Swiss Scenery." Scene depicts fanciful Swiss Chalets in a landscape with two figures and distant mountains. Framed at lower edge with flowers and scrolls. Flower and scroll border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dinner plates
earthenware
transfer printing
glazing (coating)
landscapes (representations)
Swiss
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Dinner
Plate, Dinner

Inscription

"JS / Swiss Scenery [in scroll cartouche] / OPAQUE CHINA" (printed)

Pattern

Swiss Scenery

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Stoke on Trent, England

Dimensions

1 (H), 10 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of the Estate of C. Spaulding Prime

Accession Number

1993.447

Places

Longton (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)