Luncheon plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1836-1838

GUSN

GUSN-46003

Description

Earthenware violet transfer-printed luncheon plate with scalloped, raised beaded edge and printed border of flowers, scrolls, and diaper pattern surrounding scene of temple with Corinthian twisted columns and approaching sailing vessel with soldiers bearing spears and shields, domed building in background.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Classical Revival (European revival style)
Corinthian order
domes (architectural element)
floral patterns
sailing vessels
soldiers
temples (buildings)
Dish, EatingPlate, FoodPlate, LuncheonEarthenware
Transfer Printed
Temple
Sailing vessel
Soldier
Column
Corinthian
Classical Revival
Plate, Luncheon

Inscription

Printed, impressed:

Maker

Mayer, Thomas (Maker)

Location of Origin

Stoke/Longport, England, Staffordshire; Stoke, England, Stafforshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

1 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1958.152