Luncheon plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850-1870

GUSN

GUSN-33832

Description

Ironstone plate with "flow blue" transfer-printed "Scinde" pattern. Central scene of flowering tree surrounded by water with a figure carrying a flag toward a pagoda in the background. Border pattern of floral sprays alternating with flowering branches. Flowring branches on outside of rim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
floral patterns
flow blue (ceramic glaze)
Chinoiserie
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Luncheon
Flow blue
Floral Border
Pagoda
Willow
Tree
Sprig
Orientalism
Scinde
Plate, Luncheon

Inscription

"SCINDE / 2" (printed)

Pattern

Scinde

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

9 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Stuart Mitchell

Accession Number

1931.148