Platter

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1814-1832

GUSN

GUSN-47889

Description

Blue, transfer-print pearlware platter. Diamond chain edge and border of four cartouches: raccoon, beaver, bear, goat, radiating from central rectangular scene of moose in woods and men in canoe; baskets of flowers separate the four cartouches.

Details

Descriptive Terms

platters
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
pearlware
figure- and animal-derived motifs
bear
beaver (animal)
canoes
flower baskets
goat
men (male humans)
elks (moose)
animals
ringtail (Procyon genus)
Dish, Serving
Platter
Earthenware
Transfer Printed
Tin Glazed
Quadrupeds
Raccoon
Beaver
Bear
Goat
Moose
Men
Canoe
Fruit Basket
Platter

Inscription

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

Pattern

Quadrupeds

Maker

Hall & Sons, John (Maker)

Location of Origin

Burslem, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

12 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of S. Prescott Fay

Accession Number

1969.610.130

Places

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