Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1890-1910

GUSN

GUSN-34465

Description

A blue transfer print pearlware plate. The central design depicts The Wayside Inn in Sudbury, MA, which is bordered by a floral motif.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
foliation (pattern)
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Earthenware
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
Colonial Revival
Rose
Leaf
Plate, Food

Inscription

"THE WAYSIDE INN/ 1883-SUDBURY, MASS-1899/ THE ""RED HORSE,"" OR ""HOWE TAVERN."/ "As Ancient is this hostelry as any in the land may be/ built in the old colonial day, when men lived/ in a grander way with ampler hospitality."/ Longfellow (Applied)

Associated Building

Subject Wayside Inn,

People and Organizations

Wayside Inn

Maker

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 (Author)
Wedgwood (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

USA; Etruria, England

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

9 1/8 (diameter) (inches)

Accession Number

1931.1754