Platter: battling chessmen

 
Platter: battling chessmen
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  • Title :     Platter: battling chessmen
  • Artist:     Walter Crane Designer Josiah Wedgwood & Sons Maker
  • Accession:     87.742.7.1
  • Country:     Great Britain Etruria
  • Date:     circa 1870
  • Dimensions:     Inches 22-3/4 17-1/4, Centimeters 57.8 43.8
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Collection Theme:     War and Political Propaganda
  • Subject:     War/Military , Caricature and Cartoons , Ceramics/Ceramic Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     87.742.7.1.JPG
  • Tags:     War and Political Propaganda~Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Overall eggshell white gloss glazed oval platter with elliptical decal decoration in center depicting battling chessmen.