Soup plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1845-1851

GUSN

GUSN-35837

Description

Ironstone plate with "flow blue" transfer-printed pattern "Scinde." Border pattern of grape leaves and greapes with scrolling stems on a flower and diaper ground. On bowl interior, a scene of three pagodas, two joined by pathway and stairs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

soup plates
transfer printing
ironstone (pottery)
glazing (coating)
earthenware
flow blue (ceramic glaze)
Chinoiserie
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Soup
Flow blue
Scrolling Border
Floral Border
Pagoda
Willow
Orientalism
Scinde
Plate, Soup

Inscription

"[bird with wings spread] / T. WALKER [on circular band]/ SCINDE / IRONSTONE" (printed)

Maker

Walker, Thomas (Maker)

Location of Origin

Tunstall, England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

10 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1933.793

Places

Tunstall (County of Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom)