Dish

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1828

GUSN

GUSN-3588

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware dish with a molded bead edge. The interior has a floral, foliate, and scroll border that surrounds a central scene depicting Kingweston House. The exterior body is adorned by a floral, foliate, and scroll band.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dishes (vessels)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Dish, Serving
Dish, Serving

Inscription

"No. 19 Kingweston/ maker. Riley/ border scrolls/ condition. Almost perfect/ size round open dish" (Applied)

People and Organizations

Kingweston

Maker

Riley, John and Richard (Maker)

Location of Origin

Burslem, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

2 1/2 (H), 11 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Margaret R. Kimberley

Accession Number

1926.423