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Commemorative Plate

2005.25.5 (RS208394)

Description

Blue and white commemorative plate. Large floral pattern on rim, center depicts an image of the Governor Langdon Mansion in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.

Details

Maker
W. Adams & Sons (Maker)
M. P. Alkon & Co. (Commissioner)
Date
1890-1930
Inscriptions
"Gov. Langdon Mansion, / Where George Washington/ Was Entertained./ Portsmouth, N.H./ Made By: / W. Adams & Sons England; For:/ M.P. Alkon & Co., / Portsmouth, N.H." (stamped)
"JONES MCDUFFEE & STRATTON" (stamped)
"Boston"
Associated Building
Subject Governor John Langdon House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
porcelain
transfer printing
whiteware
Object type
Documentary Artifacts; Memorabilia
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
New Hampshire (United States)
Portsmouth (Rockingham county, New Hampshire)
Descriptive terms
Commemorative
Plate, Commemorative
plates (dishes)
porcelain
transfer printing
whiteware
Dimensions
10 x 5/8 (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2005.25.5
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. Dorothy M. Vaughan
GUSN
191258

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