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Plate

English (Staffordshire)
Made at Ridgway Factory (founded 1794; active until about 1965)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

Overall: 2.4cm (15/16in.) Other (Overall): 26cm (10 1/4in.)

Accession Number

88.340

Medium or Technique

Earthenware, transfer-printed decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

“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.

Markings

Transfer-printed cartouche in blue on underside inscribed: "Ridgways Asiatic Palaces"

Provenance

1888, gift of Thomas F. Hunt, Salem MA, to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 27, 1888)

Credit Line

Gift of T. F. Hunt