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1920.669 (RS207334)

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware platter. Aquatic border surrounding a central scene illustrating the Tappan Zee Bridge from Greenburgh, New York.

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
1820-1840
Inscriptions
Printed on bottom: TAPPAN ZEE/FROM GREENBURGH Impressed on bottom: E. WOOD & SONS BURSLEM WARRANTED SEMI CHINA
Location of origin
Burslem, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Subject Tappan Zee Bridge.
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Dish, Serving
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
Platter
platters
transfer printing
People and organizations
Hudson River
Tappan Zee Bridge
Dimensions
1 1/4 x 8 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1920.669
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Charles I. Thayer
GUSN
29202

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