Platter

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1845

GUSN

GUSN-46004

Description

Oval platter with black transfer-printed pattern "European Scenery." Pattern has border of lace draping over tie-backs and naturalistic morning glories on vine. Platter center is a pastoral scene of a fast moving stagecoach with begging children trailing behind. An old begger sits nearby under a tree with his hat held out. In the distance, is a village.

Details

Descriptive Terms

platters
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Dish, Serving
Platter
Morning Glory
Stagecoach
Travel
Platter

Inscription

"EUROPEAN SCENERY [in cartouche] / EW&S" (printed)

Pattern

European Scenery

Additional Identification Number

MJ198

Maker

Enoch Wood & Sons (Maker)

Location of Origin

Burslem, England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

2 x 14 1/2 x 17 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1958.157

Places

Burslem (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)