Wash basin

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

July 20, 1844

GUSN

GUSN-306410

Description

Earthenware basin with blue transfer-printed scene in interior depicting a group of women with a dog on the shore of a narrow river. Behind them are complexes of classical-style buildings, one with statuary. A wide border pattern of off-set stripes with fleur de lis edging adorns the inner rim and outer body of the basin.

Details

Descriptive Terms

basins (vessels)
earthenware
transfer printing
glazing (coating)
landscapes (representations)
VesselBasinBasin

Inscription

[British Registry Mark] (Mark indicates a production date of July 20, 1884)

Additional Identification Number

1928.1191b

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Containers

Dimensions

4 3/8 (H), 13 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Blanche A. Russel

Accession Number

1928.1191

Date

July 20, 1844 (Registry mark)