Dinner plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-42836

Description

A blue and white transferware plate with a scalloped edge and a foliate border design surrounding a central scene of Park Theatre, New York.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
tin (metal)
acorn
spires
fences
oak leaf (motif)
theaters (buildings)
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Earthenware
Transfer Printed
Tin Glazed
Acorn
Leaf
Fence
Classical Figure
Church spire
Theatre
Plate, Food

Label

One of many views related to the early United States and its history that appear in the online exhibit "Patriotic America."

Inscription

Printed on bottom: PARK THEATRE/NEW YORK Impressed on bottom: 8

Associated Building

Subject Park Theatre,

Additional Identification Number

47.1923

People and Organizations

Park Theatre

Related Items

Title Vegetable dish Accession Number 1920.671

Maker

Probably Ralph Stevenson & Williams (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Cobridge, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

1 (D), 10 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

In memory of Dr. and Mrs. Charles Harrington

Accession Number

1943.263