Soup plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-49850

Description

Earthenware soup plate with scalloped rim. Mulburry colored transfer-print series "Holy Bible" in the "Tadmore in the Desert" pattern. Border of foliate scrolls and floral sprays. Center scene of man and woman with pack camels amongst ruins and fallen columns.

Details

Descriptive Terms

soup plates
soup bowls
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
molding (forming)
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Soup
Desert
Plate, Soup

Inscription

"Tadmor / in the Desert / Holy Bible [in open book] / H / Warranted" (printed)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

1 3/4 (H), 10 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1980.345