Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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cup plate
  • John Davenport
    1765–1848
    active: England, United Kingdom
  • cup plate, 1820–1850
  • Where object was made: Longport, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • transferware, earthenware
  • Object Diameter: 10.2 cm
    Object Diameter: 4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.2079
Description
Literature

Staffordshire pink transfer printed cup plate depicting a "Gothic Fantasy." Flowers and pairs of birds around the border. In the center is a scene with a cathedral and trees.