Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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basket
  • Ralph Hall, maker
    active 1805–1849
    active: England, United Kingdom
  • basket, 1822–1849
  • Where object was made: Tunstall, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • transferware, earthenware
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 9.9 x 21.6 x 30.2 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 3 7/8 x 8 1/2 x 11 7/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6688
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Description

"Sheltered Peasants" Staffordshire dark blue tranfer printed basket with fruit and flower border. The bottom interior of the plate has a scene with figures huddled under a tree. The sides of the basket are pierced. The basket has two, short handles in the shape of a leaf.