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Dinner Plate

1920.679 (RS211785)

Description

Blue transfer-printed dinner plate with a scalloped edge. Stylized geometric design surrounds a central scene depicting William Penn presenting a treaty to a Native American tribe.

Details

Maker
Green, Thomas (Maker)
Date
1847-1859
Inscriptions
Printed on bottom: ""W PENN'S TREATY/ TG""
Location of origin
Fenton, England
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
dinner plates
Dish, Eating
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Plate, Dinner
Plate, Food
transfer printing
Dimensions
10 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1920.679
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Charles I. Thayer
GUSN
29208

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