Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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soup plate
  • Joseph Heath & Company
    active 1824–1841
  • soup plate, 1840–1849
  • Where object was made: Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • transferware, earthenware
  • Object Diameter: 27 cm
    Object Diameter: 10 5/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.2049

"Rural Scenery" series of Staffordshire light blue transfer printed soup plate. Four boat scenes along the border. In the center is an image of cows grazing with a castle (?) in the background.