Tray

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-3611

Description

Earthenware transfer-printed blue tray. Floral and scroll border surrounding a central scene depicting Doctor Synax looking over a dead horse.

Details

Descriptive Terms

trays
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Tray, Food Service
Tray, Food Service

Label

Loaned to Tufts University Museum Studies Program for "Humor & Humanity: Through the Eyes of Thomas Rowlandson (1756-1827)" at the Boston Public Library, May 12-23, 2005.

Inscription

Printed on bottom: Death of Punch

Related Items

Title Tureen Accession Number 1918.928

Maker

Clews, James & Ralph (Maker)

Location of Origin

Cobridge, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Food Service Accessories

Dimensions

1 1/8 x 5 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Margaret R. Kimberley

Accession Number

1927.151