Compote

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1840-1850

GUSN

GUSN-50226

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware footed compote. Foliate molded handles. Holly berries, leaves, and vines adorn the rim. Interior scene featuring a castle and bridge. Exterior medallions on the body depict the same scene.

Details

Descriptive Terms

compotes
pearlware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Bowl, Serving
Compote
Compote

Inscription

"IRONSTONE CHINA/ HOLLY/ M.T. & Co." (printed)

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3 1/2 (H), 10 (diameter) (inches)

Accession Number

1982.249