Dessert Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-31272

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware dessert plate with a scalloped edge. A foliate border surrounds a central scene depicting Gunton Hall.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dessert plates
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Dessert
Plate, Dessert

Inscription

"Gunton Hall/ maker unknown/ border foliage/ 7 in./ Price $2.50" (Applied)

Associated Building

Subject Gunton Hall,

People and Organizations

Gunton Hall

Related Items

Title Platter Accession Number 1926.415
Title Baking Dish Accession Number 1926.425
Title Soup plate Accession Number 1927.191

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

3/4 (H), 7 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Margaret R. Kimberley

Accession Number

1927.171