Salad plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1853

GUSN

GUSN-37637

Description

Earthenware plate with brown transfer-printed pattern "Peruvian Horse Hunt." Border of oblong medallions framing horse roping scenes and round medallions of rose swags. Center scene of man with wild white horse held with a rope at left and two other men with tamed horses and a dog.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
salad plates
earthenware
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Salad
Medallion
Horse Hunt
Rose
Men
Horse
Plate, Salad

Inscription

"SHAWS / PERUVIAN / HORSE HUNT / TUNSTALL / [registry mark Aug. 8, 1853, parcel #1, patent # 92001]" (printed)

Pattern

Peruvian Horse Hunt

People and Organizations

Peru

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Maker

Shaw, Anthony (Maker)

Location of Origin

England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

1 (H), 8 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary Watson

Accession Number

1935.98

Date

1853 (Registry mark)

Places

Tunstall (County of Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom)