Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1855

GUSN

GUSN-4122

Description

Circular form with molded ribbed rim and slight well; white clay body decorated with underglaze blue transfer print design entitled "KINSHAN;" Oriental scene of two pavilions flanking a bridge with a lady carrying a parasol; trees in background.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
underglazing
Ironstone
Kinshan
Underglazed
Transfer Printed
PLATE

Inscription

Marked on back ""KINSHAN.""

Pattern

Kinshan

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

E. Challinor & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

10 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.406.1