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Luncheon Plate

1920.634 (RS207339)

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware luncheon plate. Aquatic border surrounds a central scene illustrating the Baltimore and Ohio railroad.

Details

Label
One of many views related to the early United States and its history that appear in the online exhibit "Patriotic America."<br/>
Maker
Enoch Wood & Sons (Maker)
Date
1820-1830
Inscriptions
Printed on bottom: THE BALTIMORE & OHIO / RAILROAD Impressed on bottom: E. WOOD & SONS WARRANTED SEMI CHINA
Location of origin
Burslem, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
Dish, Eating
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
Plate, Food
Plate, Luncheon
plates (dishes)
transfer printing
People and organizations
The Baltimore & Ohio Railroad
Dimensions
7/8 (H), 9 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1920.634
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Charles I. Thayer
GUSN
29188

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