Made at Ridgway Factory (founded 1794; active until about 1965)
Object Place: Europe, England
Overall: 2.4cm (15/16in.) Other (Overall): 26cm (10 1/4in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware, transfer-printed decoration
Not On View
“Asiatic Palaces” pattern. Deep blue transfer printing. Around the edge is molded white rim; quasi-Chinese landscape in center, with water, buildings, flowers, mountains, etc.
Transfer-printed cartouche in blue on underside inscribed: "Ridgways Asiatic Palaces"
1888, gift of Thomas F. Hunt, Salem MA, to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 27, 1888)
Gift of T. F. Hunt