Dessert plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1845-1870

GUSN

GUSN-50908

Description

Polygonal panelled rim; circular face printed w/ Chinoiserie scene of gnarly trees, pagodas, and people in boats; the rim decorated w/ floral sprays and scrolling border; very dark flow blue.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dessert plates
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
tin (metal)
Chinoiserie
Ironstone
Transfer Printed
Tin Glazed
Chinoiserie
Shanghae
PLATE, DESSERT

Inscription

Printed on bottom: ""IRONSTONE/ SHANGHAE/ J.F. & Co."" w/ in scrolled foliate device.

Pattern

Shanghae

Associated Building

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

Maker

Jacob Furnival & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Cobridge, England

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

9.25 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.511