Dinner plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-33835

Description

Earthenware plate with scallop and bead molded rim and black transfer-printing. Border of scrolls and flowers against cross-hatched and fish-egg ground. Central scene of two men in cooley hats dragging fishing net from river bank. Gothic cottage and church with bell tower and mountains in background.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dinner plates
molding (forming)
beading (edging pattern)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
Gothic Revival
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Dinner
Scalloped
Beaded
Scroll
Flower
Cross Hatch
Fisherman
Cottage
Church
Tower
Mountain
Fishing
River
Plate, Dinner

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

1 1/8 (H), 10 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Stuart Mitchell

Accession Number

1931.151

Places

County of Staffordshire (England, United Kingdom) [county]