Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1827-1831

GUSN

GUSN-3602

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware plate with a scalloped edge. Floral border surrounding a central scene depicting Melrose Abbey.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
pearlware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Food

Inscription

"Brauxholme Castle/ maker. Adams No 48/ border bluebells/ condition proof/ size 7 in flat/ Price $4.00/ misprinted/ Melrose Abbey" (Applied)

Associated Building

Subject Melrose Abbey,

People and Organizations

Melrose Abbey
Brauxholme Castle

Maker

William Adams & Sons (Maker)

Location of Origin

Tunstall/Stoke, England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

3/4 (H), 6 3/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Margaret R. Kimberley

Accession Number

1927.177

Places

Massachusetts (United States)

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