Luncheon plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1841-1849

GUSN

GUSN-45994

Description

Earthenware plate with black transfer-printed pattern "Veranda." with diaper-patterned border on which are laid scenic cartouches similar to central scene of man, on bench, talking to two women at river's edge near Gothic gazebo, arching tree, right; across river, exotic trees and towers; mountains, center distant.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
diaper patterns
floral patterns
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Luncheon
Diaper
Cartouche
Classical Figure
Gazebo
Tree
Flower
Mountain
River
Plate, Luncheon

Inscription

"VERANDA / R.H.&Co" (printed)

Pattern

Veranda

Maker

Ralph Hall & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Tunstall, England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

1 1/4 (H), 9 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1958.121

Places

Tunstall (County of Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom)