The records in this repository comply with Categories for the Description of Art (CDWA) standards and contain the core category requirements. Work is categorized according to Chenall’s System for Classifying Man-Made Objects. To the extent possible, controlled vocabulary is used to describe objects, creators, and materials using The J. Paul Getty Trust’s Union List of Artists (ULAN) and The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT). Links to the controlled vocabulary are provided in the sidebar.

An Excel spreadsheet describing the collection’s metadata schema and controlled vocabulary can be found here. Enjoy the collections.

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  • Gaudy Dutch plate in the warbonnet pattern 

    Unknown (English- Staffordshire) (1820)
    Classification: T&E For Materials, Food Service T&E, Plate. Materials and Techniques: Ceramic, White Bisque Earthenware or Pearlware. Imari/Cobalt blue underglaze/enamel overglaze. Collection or Donor: The Hostetter Estate.
  • Gaudy Dutch saucer in the warbonnet pattern 

    Unknown (English- Staffordshire) (1820)
    Classification: T&E For Materials, Food Service T&E, Saucer. Materials and Techniques: Ceramic, White Bisque Earthenware or Pearlware. Imari/Cobalt blue underglaze/enamel overglaze. Collection or Donor: The Hostetter Estate.
  • Gaudy Dutch shallow bowl in the warbonnet pattern 

    Unknown (English- Staffordshire) (1820)
    Classification: T&E For Materials, Food Service T&E, Bowl. Materials and Techniques: Ceramic, White Bisque Earthenware or Pearlware. Imari/Cobalt blue underglaze/enamel overglaze. Collection or Donor: The Hostetter Estate.
  • Gaudy Dutch shallow bowl in the warbonnet pattern 

    Unknown (English- Staffordshire) (1820)
    Classification: T&E For Materials, Food Service T&E, Bowl. Materials and Techniques: Ceramic White Bisque Earthenware or Pearlware. Imari/Cobalt blue underglaze/enamel overglaze. Collection or Donor: The Hostetter Estate.
  • Gaudy Dutch shallow bowl in the warbonnet pattern 

    Unknown (English- Staffordshire) (1820)
    Classification: T&E For Materials, Food Service T&E, Bowl. Materials and Techniques: Ceramic, White Bisque Earthenware or Pearlware. Imari/Cobalt blue underglaze/enamel overglaze. Collection or Donor: The Hostetter Estate.
  • Gaudy Dutch shallow bowl in the warbonnet pattern 

    Unknown (English- Staffordshire) (1820)
    Classification: T&E For Materials, Food Service T&E, Bowl. Materials and Techniques: Ceramic, White Bisque Earthenware or Pearlware. Imari/Cobalt blue underglaze/enamel overglaze. Collection or Donor: The Hostetter Estate.
  • Gaudy Dutch shallow bowl in the warbonnet pattern 

    Unknown (English- Staffordshire) (1820)
    Classification: T&E For Materials, Food Service T&E, Bowl. Materials and Techniques: Ceramic, White Bisque Earthenware or Pearlware. Imari/Cobalt blue underglaze/enamel overglaze. Collection or Donor: The Hostetter Estate.
  • Gaudy Dutch shallow bowl in the warbonnet pattern 

    Unknown (English- Staffordshire) (1820)
    Classification: T&E For Materials, Food Service T&E, Bowl. Materials and Techniques: Ceramic, White Bisque Earthenware or Pearlware. Imari/Cobalt blue underglaze/enamel overglaze. Collection or Donor: The Hostetter Estate.
  • Gaudy Dutch cup in the grape pattern 

    Unknown (English- Staffordshire) (1820)
    Classification: T&E For Materials, Food Service T&E, Cup. Materials and Techniques: Ceramic, White Bisque Earthenware or Pearlware. Imari/Cobalt blue underglaze/enamel overglaze. Collection or Donor: The Hostetter Estate.
  • Gaudy Dutch shallow bowl in the warbonnet pattern 

    Unknown (English- Staffordshire) (1820)
    Classification: T&E For Materials, Food Service T&E, Bowl. Materials and Techniques: Ceramic, White Bisque Earthenware or Pearlware. Imari/Cobalt blue underglaze/enamel overglaze. Collection or Donor: The Hostetter Estate.
  • Gaudy Dutch plate in the warbonnet pattern 

    Unknown (English- Staffordshire) (1820)
    Classification: T&E For Materials, Food Service T&E, Plate. Materials and Techniques: Ceramic, White Bisque Earthenware or Pearlware, Imari/Cobalt blue underglaze/enamel overglaze. Collection or Donor: The Hostetter Estate.
  • Gaudy Dutch cup in the warbonnet pattern 

    Unknown (English- Staffordshire) (1820)
    Classification: T&E For Materials, Food Service T&E, Cup. Materials and Techniques: Ceramic, White Bisque Earthenware or Pearlware. Imari/Cobalt blue underglaze/enamel overglaze. Collection or Donor: The Hostetter Estate.
  • Gaudy Dutch cup in the warbonnet pattern 

    Unknown (English- Staffordshire) (2010-01-26)
    Classification: T&E For Materials, Food Service T&E, Cup. Materials and Techniques: Ceramic, White Bisque Earthenware or Pearlware. Imari/Cobalt blue underglaze/enamel overglaze. Collection or Donor: The Hostetter Estate.
  • Gaudy Dutch cup in the warbonnet pattern 

    Unknown (English- Staffordshire) (1820)
    Classification: T&E For Materials, Food Service T&E, Cup. Materials and Techniques: Ceramic, White Bisque Earthenware or Pearlware. Imari/Cobalt blue underglaze/enamel overglaze. Collection or Donor: The Hostetter Estate.
  • Gaudy Dutch Teapot In The Warbonnet Pattern 

    Unknown (English- Staffordshire) (1820)
    Classification: T&E For Materials, Food Service T&E, Teapot. Materials and Techniques: Ceramic, White Bisque Earthenware or Pearlware. Imari/Cobalt blue underglaze/enamel overglaze. Collection or Donor: The Hostetter Estate.
  • Doll in Pink Dress (Lafaytte Doll) 

    Unknown (2009-10-06)
    Classification: Recreational Artifacts, Toy, Doll Materials and Technique: Wax doll on black felt Collection or donor: Collection: Hostetter Estate. In 1824 the Marquis de Lafayette was the guest of Pennsylvanianulls ...
  • Man with Umbrella 

    Unknown (2009-10-06)
    Classification: Communication Artifact, Art, Silhouette Materials and techniques : Ink on paper
  • Gaudy Dutch cup in the warbonnet pattern 

    Unknown (English Staffordshire) (1820)
    Classification: T&E for Material, Food Service, cup Materials and Techniques: Ceramic, White Bisque Earthenware or Pearlware, Imari/Cobalt blue underglaze/enamel overglaze. Description: Gaudy Dutch white bisque earthenware ...
  • Gaudy Dutch creamer in the warbonnet pattern 

    Unknown (English Staffordshire) (1820)
    Classification: T&E for Material, Food Service, creamer. Materials and Techniques: Ceramic, White Bisque Earthenware or Pearlware, Imari/Cobalt blue underglaze/enamel overglaze. Description: Gaudy Dutch white bisque ...
  • Gaudy Dutch sugar bowl in the warbonnet pattern 

    Unknown (English Staffordshire) (1820)
    Classification: T&E for Material, Food Service, sugar bowl. Materials and Techniques: Ceramic, White Bisque Earthenware or Pearlware, Imari/Cobalt blue underglaze/enamel overglaze. Description: Gaudy Dutch white bisque ...

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