Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1900

GUSN

GUSN-50675

Description

Partial tea service. A circular plate with a footring, shallow well, and gently sloping sides. It is stylized with chrysanthemums and cane work along the rim. It is decorated with red outlines and brown flowers on a cream ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
tea services
earthenware
enameling
gilding
molding (forming)
painting (coating)
lozenges
floral patterns
Japanese
lattices
Earthenware
Gilded
Painted
Enameled
Molded
Japanese
Floral
Lattice
Diamond
SERVICE, TEA

Inscription

Printed on the underside is: Avalon/Faience/Balt . Also the initials: CHDF .

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Sugar Bowl Accession Number 1986.127.2A
Title Sugar Bowl Lid Accession Number 1986.127.2B
Title Pitcher Accession Number 1986.127.3

Maker

Avalon Faience (Maker)

Location of Origin

Baltimore, MD, USA

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

7.813 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.127.1

Places

Maryland (United States)
Probably