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1920.642 (RS207331)

Description

Blue pearlware transfer-printed pearlware plate. Floral border surrounding a central scene illustrating the New York City Hall.

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
Ridgway, John and William, 1814 F-1830 (Maker)
Date
1820-1840
Inscriptions
"BEAUTIES OF AMERICA/ CITY HALL/ NEW YORK/ J & W RIDGWAY"
Location of origin
Hanley, England, STAFFORDSHIRE; Hanley, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Subject New York City Hall.
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
dinner plates
Dish, Eating
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
Plate, Food
transfer printing
People and organizations
New York City Hall
Dimensions
1 (H), 9 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1920.642
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Charles I. Thayer
GUSN
29191

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Beauties of America

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