Small Sauce Dishes

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1883

GUSN

GUSN-309904

Description

Small sauce dishes part of "Hampden" pattern dinner service for twelve designed by Christopher Dresser and produced by the Old Hall Earthenware Company, England. The dishes are light cream-colored with aqua rims, decorated with a transfer-printed and overpainted pattern of flowers and geometric designs in aqua, blues, yellow, brown and black.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sauce dishes
ceramics (objects)
floral patterns
Anglo-Japanese
Dish, Eating
Dish, Sauce
Dish, Sauce

Inscription

"HAMPDEN / OLD HALL / ENGLAND / E'WARE CO / (L)" (printed)

Pattern

Hampden

Maker

Dresser, Christopher (Designer)
Old Hall Earthenware Co. Ltd. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Hanley, England

Dimensions

1 (H), 4 3/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Sarah Moore Field Collection

Accession Number

1998.5905.42-.52

Places

North Andover (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Hanley (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)