Salad plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1846

GUSN

GUSN-38757

Description

Ironstone plate with blue transfer-printed pattern "Morea." Central scene of a landscape with a river or canal running through it. On the left bank three figures stand. On right bank are classical ruins. A bridge, buildings and mountains in the distance.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
salad plates
earthenware
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
floral patterns
flow blue (ceramic glaze)
landscapes (representations)
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Salad
Floral Border
Ruins
Canal
Classical Figure
Tree
Bridge
Plate, Salad

Inscription

"[eagle with outspread wings] / IRONSTONE [in banner] / [reg. mark for June 30, 1846, parcel #3, patent #35795] / MOREA / J. GOODWIN, LONGTON" (printed)
"IRONSTONE" (impressed)

Pattern

Morea

Maker

Goodwin, John (Maker)

Location of Origin

Longton, England

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

8 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot and Mrs. Henry Lyman

Accession Number

1936.768

Date

1846 (After)

Places

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