Washbasin

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-306009

Description

Pearlware wash basin with blue transfer-printed scene of a large manor house set in a wooded park with a lake. Three groups of figures and two dogs in foreground. Entwined leaf and vine border on body of basin and around rim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

basins (vessels)
pearlware
transfer printing
glazing (coating)
WashbasinWashbasin

Inscription

"F.M. & Co. / SHELTON / VISTA" (printed on a banner with a standing lion above) (Printed in blue)

Pattern

VISTA

Additional Identification Number

A1598

Maker

Francis Morley & Co. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Stoke-on-Trent, England

Object Type

Toilet Articles; Hygiene Artifacts

Dimensions

4 1/2 (H), 13 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1988.591

Places

Stoke-on-Trent (England, United Kingdom) [unitary authority]