Soup plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1819-1864

GUSN

GUSN-36577

Description

Earthenware soup plate with "flow blue" transfer-printed pattern. Central scene of large flowers and bamboo growing behind fence or screen. Rim edge painted gold.

Details

Descriptive Terms

soup plates
transfer printing
earthenware
glazing (coating)
flow blue (ceramic glaze)
Chinoiserie
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Soup
Flow blue
Floral Border
Flower
Plate, Soup

Inscription

"DAVENPORT / STONE CHINA" [text in circle around anchor with rope] (printed)

Maker

W. Davenport & Company (Maker)

Location of Origin

Longport, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

1 3/8 (H), 9 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Isaac Sprague

Accession Number

1934.440

Places

Longport (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)