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, EatingPlate, FoodPlate, SaladPlate, 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