Covered Dish

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-3542

Description

A blue transfer printed pearlware covered square dish. The lid has a centrally located scroll finial. The finial is surrounded by an inner floral border superimposed on a rounded diaper pattern. The outer border has a foliate motif. The inside of the dish has a central floral medallion also surrounded by an inner floral border superimposed on a rounded diaper pattern and an outer foliate border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dishes (vessels)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
transfer printing
Dish, Serving
Earthenware
Transfer Printed
Tin Glazed
Diaper
Sunflower
Medallion
Meander
Pearl Ware
Pearlware
Dish, Serving

Inscription

Printed on bottom: [crown symbol]

Additional Identification Number

1985.738.4A,B

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

5 x 9 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Eliza H. Faunce

Accession Number

1985.738.4AB

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