Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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soup plate
  • England, United Kingdom
  • soup plate, 1800–1830
  • Where object was made: Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • transferware, earthenware
  • Object Diameter: 24.6 cm
    Object Diameter: 9 5/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.2097

Staffordshire dark blue transfer printed soup plate with "The Gleaners" pattern. There are flowers and fruit around the border. In the center is a scene with female figures playing with a dog in the foreground. There are homes in the background.