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1920.673 (RS208222)

Description

Blue transfer-printed footed bowl with a scalloped edge and ear shaped handles. Interior floral border around the rim surrounds a central scene of the Octagon Church in Boston. Exterior vignettes of the Bank of Savannah and the Charleston Exchange. Floral border around the base.

Details

Maker
Ridgway, John and William, 1814 F-1830 (Maker)
Date
1820-1840
Inscriptions
"BEAUTIES OF AMERICA/ OCTAGON CHURCH/ BOSTON/ J&W RIDGWAY" (Applied)
Location of origin
Hanley, England, STAFFORDSHIRE; Hanley, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Subject Octagon Church. Subject Charleston Exchange. Subject Savannah Bank.
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Bowl, Serving
bowls (vessels)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
People and organizations
Charleston Exchange
Octagon Church
Savannah Bank
Dimensions
5 x 10 (HxW), 10 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1920.673
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Charles I. Thayer
GUSN
29205
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Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Beauties of America

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