Cup plate: Card Players

Object Number: 
1961.371
Date: 
1819-1836
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. ( 1.3 x 8.9 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on back in circle around crown device: "CLEWS WARRANTED STAFFORD______" typed: affixed to back: paper label "W8"
Description: 
Glazed earthenware lobed edge cup plate with dark blue transfer print decoration of interior scene of four figures, two playing cards at a table.
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, this plate depicts a view of Christmas Eve; this plate is part of the Wilkie-Burnet Series.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
Provenance: 
The Dr. Arthur H. Merritt Collection of Anglo-American Historical Staffordshire
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group