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Dinner plate

1943.230 (RS210619)

Description

Earthenware plate with scalloped rim and green transfer-print scene with red border. The transfer-print pattern, "Washington", depicts a statue of a seated man in Roman military dress in front of trees, fence and urn. In the scene's mid-ground, three men stand beside a river with domed and other buildings on the far shore. The border is printed with flowers and fruit alternating with a scene of a tomb or mausoleum on a rock outcrop with ruins in the foreground.\n

Details

Maker
Enoch Wood & Sons (Maker)
Date
1818-1846
Inscriptions
"WASHINGTON [printed on base of urn] / E W & S" (Printed in green.)
Location of origin
England
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
Burslem (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
dinner plates
Dish, Eating
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Plate, Dinner
Plate, Food
plates (dishes)
transfer printing
People and organizations
Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834
Dimensions
1 (H), 10 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1943.230
Credit Line
In memory of Dr. and Mrs. Charles Harrington
GUSN
10557

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Washington

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