Plate, dinner; Alfred Meakin (Ltd); c1914; CT83.1571g

Name/Title

Plate, dinner

About this object

Dinner plate; a white, ceramic dinner plate with moulded decoration around the rim. On the base is a black transfer-printed maker's mark depicting a unicorn inside a laurel wreath above the words: "ALFRED MEAKIN / ENGLAND", which suggests it was manufactured around 1914.

Maker

Alfred Meakin (Ltd)

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

c1914

Place Made

Europe, United Kingdom, England, Stoke-on-Trent, Tunstall

Medium and Materials

processed material, ceramic.

Inscription and Marks

Transfer-print on base: 'ALFRED MEAKIN / ENGLAND'

Measurements

h 35mm x di 250mm

Subject and Association Keywords

technology, home economics, dining-room service

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

Object Type

tableware

Object number

CT83.1571g

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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