Platter

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1814-1832

GUSN

GUSN-47887

Description

Blue pearlware transfer-print with diamond chain edge and border of four scenic cartouches: leopard, tiger, elk, horse, radiating from central rectangular scene of elephants in the fore- and background; four cartouches separated by baskets of flowers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

platters
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
tin (metal)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
elephant (animal)
elks (moose)
flower baskets
horse (animal)
panthers (leopards)
animals
tiger
Dish, Serving
Platter
Earthenware
Transfer Printed
Tin Glazed
Quadrupeds
Leopard
Tiger
Elk
Horse
Elephant
Fruit Basket
Platter

Inscription

"I HALL/ QUADRUPEDS" (Printed on bottom)
"18" ( Impressed on bottom)

Pattern

Quadrupeds

Maker

Hall & Sons, John (Maker)

Location of Origin

Burslem, England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

14 3/4 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of S. Prescott Fay

Accession Number

1969.610.125

Places

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