Waste bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800

GUSN

GUSN-44654

Description

Footed creamware bowl with hand-painted black band bordering interior rim and black transfer-printed scenes on interior and exterior. The interior scene is of a man and two women, one possibly a servant, at a table in a garden. The seated couple enjoys refreshments, a large coffee or tea urn is on a stand next to the table. The table is beside a stream with two ducks swimming in it. A garden gate is nearby. The bowl's exterior scenes are of a pair of partridges under tree.

Details

Descriptive Terms

slop bowls
creamware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
tin (metal)
landscape figures
Container, Food Waste
Bowl, Waste
Man
Woman
Servant
Table
Tree
Partridge
Fence
Leisure
Bowl, Waste

Inscription

"MJ.79" (handwritten)

Additional Identification Number

MJ79

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Food Service Accessories

Dimensions

2 5/8 (H), 6 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1958.128

Date

1800 (Circa)

Places

Probably County of Staffordshire (England, United Kingdom) [county]