Covered Dish

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1802-1828

GUSN

GUSN-54654

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware dish. Cover has a rope edge and a foliate border surrounding central landscape scenes with a rose molded finial. The dish has an interior floral border surrounding a central rural scene. Two scroll molded handles. Exterior body is decorated with a floral design.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dishes (vessels)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Dish, Serving
Dish, Serving

Inscription

Printed on bottom: ""RILEY'S/ Semi China""

Additional Identification Number

1947.373b
1947.373c

Maker

Riley, John and Richard (Maker)

Location of Origin

Burslem, England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

6 1/4 x 9 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Annie Coolidge

Accession Number

1947.373AB