Serving Dish Lid

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1883

GUSN

GUSN-310076

Description

Rectangular serving dish lid. Part of a "Hampden" pattern dinner service for twelve. Designed by Christopher Dresser and produced by the Old Hall Earthenware Company, England. Light cream-colored body with aqua trim, decorated with a transfer-printed and overpainted pattern of flowers and geometric designs in aqua, blues, yellow, brown and black. Molded, geometric knoop with metallic gold accents.

Details

Descriptive Terms

lids
ceramic (material)
floral patterns
Anglo-Japanese
Dish, Serving
Dish, Serving

Pattern

Hampden

Maker

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

Location of Origin

Hanley, England

Dimensions

2 1/4 x 7 3/4 x 5 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Sarah Moore Field Collection

Accession Number

1998.5905.128

Places

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