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1920.682 (RS207326)

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware plate. Floral border surrounding a central scene illustrating the Philadelphia Library.

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
1814-1830
Inscriptions
Printed on bottom: BEAUTIES OF AMERICA/LIBRARY/PHILADELPHIA/J & W RIDGWAY
Location of origin
Hanley, England, STAFFORDSHIRE; Hanley, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Subject Library.
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
dessert plates
Dish, Eating
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
Plate, Food
transfer printing
People and organizations
Library
Dimensions
3/4 (H), 8 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1920.682
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Charles I. Thayer
GUSN
29210
Related Items
Title Plate Accession number 1943.280 Notes 1943.280 PLATE Relationship Similar item

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Beauties of America

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