Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1808-1829

GUSN

GUSN-31278

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware plate. Floral border surrounds a central scene depicting Belvoir Castle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

"BELVOIR CASTLE/ LEICESTERSHIRE/ DUKE OF RUTLAND'S SEAT"
"Belvoir Castle/ maker-supposed Stevenson/ border, flowers & morning glories/ condition perfect discolored/ size 10 in. flat/ Price $5.00" (handwritten)

Associated Person

Rutland, Charles Cecil John, Duke of, 1815-1888

Associated Building

Subject Belvoir Castle,

People and Organizations

Belvoir Castle

Rutland, Charles Cecil John, Duke of, 1815-1888

Maker

Stevenson, Andrew (Maker)

Location of Origin

Cobridge, England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

1 (H), 9 3/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Margaret R. Kimberley

Accession Number

1927.197

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