Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1825-1850

GUSN

GUSN-3244

Description

The plate is of circular form with a dished rim and with a slightly scalloped edge. It is printed in blue, with a view of Wellcombe Castle; also a river in the foreground with a band of "bound reeding" and a wide floral and grape cluster border and a band of "cable" at the edge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
earthenware
transfer printing
castles (fortifications)
Earthenware
Transfer Printed
Eagle
Castle
Wellcombe
PLATE

Inscription

Impressed on the bottom on two concentric rings with an eagle at the center is: Semi China/E. Wood & Son's Burslem Warrented. Printed on the botton in a ribbon is: Welcome Warwickshire .

Pattern

Wellcombe

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

People and Organizations

Wellcombe

Maker

E. Woods & Sons (Maker)

Location of Origin

Burslem, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

10 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1027