Soup plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850-1860

GUSN

GUSN-52230

Description

Earthenware plate with purple transfer-printed vignette of pagoda, vase with flowers and exotic bird. Hand-painted overglaze in blue, yellow, red and green is applied to flowers and leaves. Border pattern of scrolls and sprigs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

soup plates
earthenware
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
overglazing
transfer printing
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
scrollwork
Dish, EatingPlate, FoodPlate, SoupScrolling Border
Sprig
Pagoda
Vase
Flower
Scroll
Bird
Florilla
Plate, Soup

Inscription

"FLORILLA" (printed)

Pattern

FLORILLA

Additional Identification Number

1941.476D

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

1 1/4 (H), 9 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Collected by and Presented in memory of Rosetta Ginesi Sherwood 1873-1940 By William C. Sherwood

Accession Number

1941.476