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Platter

Description

Blue transfer printed ovoid form. Scroll molded slightly convex rim band decorated with trees framing architectural scene with figures in foreground. Marked on back with eagle having shield body holding arrows and laurel in talons over banner inscribed "Highbury College, London"

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Platter
platters
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
8 3/8 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.372
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
254861

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