Saucer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1840

GUSN

GUSN-4976

Description

White bodies with underglaze "flow blue" transfer print design in "SCINDE" pattern depicting pseudo-Oriental temple in landscape; foliate bands at rims; circular form with flared 16-faceted rim; cup ring in center; shallow foot ring.

Details

Descriptive Terms

saucers (plates)
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
underglazing
Orientalism
Ironstone
Transfer Printed
Underglazed
Scinde
Orientalism
SAUCER

Pattern

Scinde

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Alcock, John & George (Maker)

Location of Origin

Cobridge, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

1.25 (H), 6.375 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.406.20