Salad plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1830-1845

GUSN

GUSN-30919

Description

Earthenware plate with scalloped rim and brown transfer-printed pattern "Millenium." Fruit, flower and bundles of wheat surround central image of angel with animals [peaceable kingdom] and the words "PEACE ON EARTH." Above the scene is the tearing eye of God and Bible opened to Isaiah, Chapter XIVI. A praying figure and the words "Give us this day our daily Bread" is below the scene.

Details

Descriptive Terms

salad plates
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Salad
Religion
Fruit
Floral Border
God
Bible
Cow
Leopard
Wolf
Sheep
Lion
Goat
Angel
Classical Figure
Plate, Salad

Inscription

"ISAIAH ChXIVI / PEACE ON EARTH / Give us this day or daily Bread" (printed)
"MILLENIUM" [in frame with bead pattern and scrolls] (printed)
"13" (impressed)

Pattern

Millenium

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Maker

Probably Stevenson, Ralph, Ralph Stevenson & Son (Maker)

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

7/8 (H), 7 3/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Margaret R. Kimberley

Accession Number

1926.401

Places

County of Staffordshire (England, United Kingdom) [county]