Salad Plates

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1883

GUSN

GUSN-309907

Description

Salad plates part of "Hampden" pattern dinner service for twelve designed by Christopher Dresser and produced by the Old Hall Earthenware Company, England. The plates 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

salad plates
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Salad
Plate, Salad

Inscription

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

Maker

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

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Sarah Moore Field Collection

Accession Number

1998.5905.71-.77