Tureen

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-3610

Description

Earthenware transfer-printed blue tureen with two handles and four feet. The transfer print on the body illustrates two scenes depicting the activities of Doctor Syntax.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tureens
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
TureenEarthenware
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
Literature
Horse
Cottage
Horseback Figures
Pastoral
Tureen

Inscription

"Doctor Syntax/ bound to a tree and/ drawing from nature." (printed)

Related Items

Title Tray for gravy tureen Accession Number 1927.151

Maker

Clews, James & Ralph (Maker)

Location of Origin

Cobridge, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

3 1/4 x 8 1/4 x 4 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret R. Kimberly

Accession Number

1918.928