Soup Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1828

GUSN

GUSN-3555

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware soup plate. Floral and fruit border surrounds a central scene depicting York Minster.

Details

Descriptive Terms

soup plates
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Dish, EatingPlate, FoodPlate, SoupPlate, Soup

Inscription

"Yorkminster/ No 85 maker unknown/ border fruits & flowers/ condition proof/ size 10 in Soup/ Price $5.00" (Applied)

Additional Identification Number

1927.A

People and Organizations

Yorkminster, England

Maker

Henshall & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Longport, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

1 1/2 (H), 9 5/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Margaret R. Kimberley

Accession Number

1927.192