Soup Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1827-1831

GUSN

GUSN-3604

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware soup plate. Floral border surrounds a central scene depicting Dilston Tower.

Details

Descriptive Terms

soup plates
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Soup
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
Earthenware
Bellflower
Castle
Tree
Classical Figure
Bridge
Cottage
Fishing
Pastoral
Plate, Soup

Inscription

Printed on bottom: DILSTON TOWER/NORTHUMBERLAND Impressed on bottom: ADAMS WARRANTED STAFFORDSHIRE Paper label (handwritten): Dilston Tower/maker Adams No 47/border bluebells/10 in. soup/Price $4.00

Associated Building

Subject Dilston Tower,

People and Organizations

Dilston Tower

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Title Platter Accession Number 1950.258

Maker

William Adams & Sons (Maker)

Location of Origin

Tunstall/Stoke, England, Staffordshire; Stoke, England, Staffordshire; Tunstall, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

1 1/2 (H), 10 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Margaret R. Kimberley

Accession Number

1926.368