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1920.692 (RS208219)

Description

Blue transfer-printed rectangular platter. Floral border surrounds a central scene depicting the Capitol Building in Washington D.C.

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
1830
Inscriptions
Painted on bottom: BEAUTIES OF AMERICA/CAPITAL/WASHINGTON/J&W RIDGWAY
Location of origin
Hanley, England, STAFFORDSHIRE; Hanley, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Subject The Capitol.
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Dish, Serving
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Platter
platters
transfer printing
People and organizations
Capitol, The
Dimensions
15 1/2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1920.692
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Charles I. Thayer
GUSN
29214
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Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Beauties of America

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