Small bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1834-1859

GUSN

GUSN-33842

Description

Earthenware plate with blue-gray transfer-printed pattern "Venus" with select elements overglazed in red and green. Border of scrolls on horizontal striped ground. Central scene of canal framed by green arching trees with figures on left bank and large urn on right. Swans swim in the foreground, large building or temple and mountains in distance.

Details

Descriptive Terms

finger bowls
bowls (object components)
earthenware
ironstone (pottery)
overglazing
transfer printing
underglazing
scrollwork
landscapes (representations)
Bowl, Eating
Scrolling Border
Canal
Tree
Classical Figure
Swan
Urn
Unidentified Building
Ruins
Mountain
Bowl, Eating

Pattern

Venus

Related Items

Title Dessert plate Accession Number 1958.159
Title Salad plate Accession Number 1944.80
Title Platter Accession Number 1958.513

Maker

Podmore, Walker & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Tunstall, England

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

1 (H), 5 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Stuart Mitchell

Accession Number

1931.165

Places

Tunstall (County of Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom)