Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850-1860

GUSN

GUSN-49854

Description

Earthenware mulberry transfer-printed luncheon plate with border of medallions of goddess Ceres and of war trophies with sprays of flowers surrounding scene of officers on horseback, two figures on the ground, soldiers half hidden by smoke, and a fort in the distance.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Luncheon
Earthenware
Transfer Printed
Plate, Luncheon

Inscription

"TEXIAN/CAMPAIGNE/ J.B." (Printed on bottom)

People and Organizations

Mexican War

Maker

Shaw, Anthony (Maker)

Location of Origin

Burslem, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

1 (H), 9 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1980.349