Platter

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1830

GUSN

GUSN-5802

Description

Small platters; rectanguloid form with scalloped edge. General pattern: brown transfer print decoration of elaborate multipatterned diapered border with scrolls and floral elements; central design of Western version of willow pattern with elaborate pagoda houses at right, trees in center, bridge and island at left; yellow, blue, green, orange and gilt overglaze hand coloring of scene and border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

platters
diaper patterns
diaper (textile material)
earthenware
hand coloring
overglazing
vitrification
transfer printing
diaper patterns
diaper (textile material)
willow (wood)
Earthenware
Semi-Vitrified
Staffordshire
Hand Colored
Pagoda
Willow
Transfer Printed
Overglazed
Diaper
PLATTER

Pattern

Willow

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Spode Pottery (Maker)

Location of Origin

Stoke-on-Trent, England, Staffordshire; England

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.974.19