Platter

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1827-1831

GUSN

GUSN-3606

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware plate. Floral border surrounds a central scene depicting Morpeth Castle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

platters
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Dish, Serving
Platter
Platter

Inscription

Printed on bottom: MORPETH CASTLE/ NORTHUMBERLAND Impressed on bottom: ADAMS WARRANTED STAFFORDSHIRE

Associated Building

Subject Morpeth Castle,

People and Organizations

Morpeth Castle

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Maker

William Adams & Sons (Maker)

Location of Origin

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

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

1 7/8 x 12 7/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick W. Bridge

Accession Number

1950.258