Soup plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1906-1936

GUSN

GUSN-48313

Description

Earthenware soup plate with scalloped edge. Decorated with flowers and delicate geometric border pattern. Red transfer-print pattern forms the outline of the flowers and the border. Flower petals and leaves are handpainted in greens, reds and purples.

Details

Descriptive Terms

soup plates
earthenware
hand-painted
transfer printing
glazing (coating)
floral patterns
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Soup
Spray
Plate, Soup

Inscription

"BOOTHS / [crown] / SILICON CHINA/ ENGLAND / "MADE ESPECIALLY FOR/ CHARLES R. LYNDE/ BOSTON"" (printed)
"320[?] / BOOTHS" (impressed)

People and Organizations

Charles R. Lynde

Maker

Booth's Ltd. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Tunstall, England

Dimensions

1 1/2 (H), 10 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles E. Cheever

Accession Number

1970.276

Places

Tunstall (County of Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom)