Butter Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1836

GUSN

GUSN-36588

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware butter plate. Blue rope border surrounds a central landscape scene.

Details

Descriptive Terms

butter dishes (serving dishes)
earthenware
porcelain
transfer printing
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Butter
Plate, Butter

Inscription

"Davenport"

Maker

W. Davenport & Company (Maker)

Location of Origin

Longport, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

1/2 (H), 4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Isaac Sprague

Accession Number

1934.462