Salad plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1834-1859

GUSN

GUSN-53667

Description

Earthenware plate with green transfer-printed border and brown transfer-printed center scene. Border of scrolls on striped ground. Central scene of canal framed by arching trees with figures on left bank and large urn on right. Swans swim in the foreground, large building or temple and mountains in distance.

Details

Descriptive Terms

salad plates
earthenware
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Salad
Plate, Salad

Inscription

"PEARL STONE WARE / VENUS / P.W. & Co" (printed)
"1047 / J.B. MORRIS, JR." (handwritten)

Pattern

Venus

Maker

Podmore, Walker & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Tunstall, England

Dimensions

1 (H), 8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. John B. Morris, Jr.

Accession Number

1944.80

Places

Tunstall (County of Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom)

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