Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-31269

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware plate with a scalloped edge. Foliate border surround a central scene depicting Fonthill Abbey.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
tin (metal)
architecture (object genre)
architectural elements
buildings (structures)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
dog (animal)
foliation (pattern)
scrolling foliage
trees
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Food

Inscription

Printed: RS / PANORAMIC SCENERY Impressed: STEVENSON Paper label: Fonthill Abbey / No. 72 ""Panoramic Scenery"" maker. R. Stevenson / border foliage / condition proof except chips / size 8 inch flat / Price $5.00

Associated Building

Subject Fonthill Abbey,

People and Organizations

Fonthill Abbey

Related Items

Title Dinner plate Accession Number 1927.180

Maker

Stevenson, Ralph (Maker)

Location of Origin

Cobridge, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

1 (H), 9 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Margaret R. Kimberley

Accession Number

1927.159