Dinner Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1825-1850

GUSN

GUSN-3246

Description

The plate is of circular form with a gently scalloped edge. It is printed in deep blue with leafy scrolls enclosing floral sprigs and centering a beehive with roses and bees. The scrolls alternate with vines with flowers on a dot diaper ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dinner plates
earthenware
transfer printing
beehives (apiaries)
floral patterns
rose (genus)
Earthenware
Transfer Printed
Beehive
Rose
Floral
PLATE, DINNER

Associated Building

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

Maker

Ralph Stevenson & Williams (Maker)

Location of Origin

Cobridge, England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

10.25 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1029