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Wash stand set (8)

Object Number: 
1942.649a-l
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Semi-porcelain
Dimensions: 
see individual records
Marks: 
printed: in brown on base: "Royal Semi-Porcelain/ (crown)/Johnson Bros./England" impressed: on large pitcher: rose mark impressed: on small pitcher: "3" or "8"
Description: 
Eight piece molded whiteware covered slop pot, covered commode (or change pot), basin, large and small pitcher, jar, cup, and three piece soap dish with handles, appendages in low relief and decorated with printed floral decals in brown and hand-painted violet, blue, pink, yellow with feathered golden edges and painted stylized leaves and geometric motifs near the appendages.
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, these pieces are semi-porcelain.
Credit Line: 
Purchase from the Estate of Charles G. Thompson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group