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1920.690 (RS207508)

Description

Blue transfer printed pearlware plate with a scalloped edge. Central design depicts a rural fishing scene, flanked by figures representing America and Independence. Inner border has a floral motif. The outer border has a scroll motif with state names inscribed on the scrolls.

Details

Maker
Clews, James & Ralph (Maker)
Date
1819-1836
Inscriptions
Impressed on bottom: CLEWS WARRANTED STAFFORDSHIRE
Location of origin
Cobridge, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
dessert plates
Dish, Eating
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Plate, Food
transfer printing
Dimensions
3/4 (H), 6 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1920.690
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Charles I. Thayer
GUSN
29213

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