Hot Water Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1860

GUSN

GUSN-5942

Description

A) Plate: circular form with lotus-leaf type molded scalloped edge; deep well; blue transfer print decoration: spearhead-like edge border; five floral sprigs around cavetto, each with a different shell motif; central circular reserve with "Gondola" scenic pattern in a shell border; deep flange on bottom of rim. B) Water receptacle: circular tin plate base with cylindrical wall; wall with banded decoration; bail handle at either side.

Details

Descriptive Terms

trivets
cookware
earthenware
iron (metal)
glazing (coating)
tinning
transfer printing
tin (metal)
gondolas (flat-bottomed watercraft)
Unidentified Metal
Tinned
Tin Glazed
Staffordshire
Gondola
Transfer Printed
Gondola
Earthenware
PLATE, HOT

Pattern

Gondola

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

1.375 (H), 10.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1043AB