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Soup plate

English (Staffordshire)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

Overall: 3.3cm (1 5/16in.) Other (Overall): 25.7cm (10 1/8in.)

Accession Number

91.231

Medium or Technique

Lead-glazed earthenware (pearlware), transfer-printed decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Transfer-printed with genre scene of a family on banks of a river beside a tub overflowing with fish, a seated woman with child, and a standing man with a running dog. Large sailboat in foreground and another in the distance. Gabled gothic-style buildings on far shore, one with a tower and cupola. Border of large flowers and foliage.

Inscription

Gummed label on underside: "Gift of T. F. Hunt, Salem"

Markings

No mark

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas F. Hunt