Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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soup plate
  • Enoch Wood and Sons
  • soup plate, 1819–1846
  • Where object was made: Burslem, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • transferware, earthenware
  • Object Diameter: 26.3 cm
    Object Diameter: 10 3/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.2104
Description

Staffordshire brown transfer printed soup plate. The plate depicts "Oberwesel on the Rhine" transfer print. Flowers and fern branches(?) around the border. In the center is a scene with figures in boats, a castle, and a structure on top of a rock formation in the background.