Butter Chip

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-314730

Description

Small earthenware plates with mulberry colored transfer-print pattern. Central scene of Asian sailing vessel passing in front of exotic buildings with spires. A spray of flowers in the foreground. The scene is encircled by a chain of lozenge figures. On the rim is a chevron and floral spray border pattern.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

butter chips
earthenware
transfer printing
Dish, Eating
Chip, Butter
Chip, Butter

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1/2 (H), 3 34 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1980.357.5