Platter

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1835

GUSN

GUSN-3700

Description

Blue transfer-printed platter with sides. Floral and scroll border surrounds a central militaristic scene.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

Printed on bottom: LABOR OMNIA VINCIT HANNIBAL/Crossing the Alps [trans: ""Work conquers all""]

Additional Identification Number

1931.15X

People and Organizations

Hannibal

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

9 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Stuart Mitchell

Accession Number

1931.156