Soup plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-47564

Description

Red transfer-printed plate with border of medallions of Venetian scenes; scrolls in high relief on border; scene of figures at edge of water near urn-on-pedestal, mountains in distance; stone building, left on water's edge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

soup plates
earthenware
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
landscapes (representations)
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Soup
Medallion
Classical Figure
Water
Urn-on-plinth
Mountain
Unidentified Building
Scrolling Border
Plate, Soup

People and Organizations

Venice, Italy

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

1 1/4 (H), 10 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frederick W. Aldred

Accession Number

1969.18

Places

Waltham (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)