Dinner plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-34913

Description

Earthenware plate with bead and scallop molded rim and black transfer-printed pattern "Swiss Scenery." Border pattern of scrolls and floral sprays.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dinner plates
beading (edging pattern)
molding (forming)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Dinner
Beaded
Scalloped
Scroll
Sprig
Cottage
Tower
Village
Pastoral
Plate, Dinner

Inscription

"JS / Swiss Scenery [in scroll cartouche] / OPAQUE CHINA" (printed)

Pattern

Swiss Scenery

People and Organizations

Switzerland

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

1 1/4 (H), 10 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Elizabeth F. Lansing

Accession Number

1932.578

Places

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