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1920.698 (RS207502)

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware bowl. Floral border around the interior and exterior of the rim. Central scene depicting the Capitol Building in Washington.

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
1820-1840
Inscriptions
Printed on bottom: BEAUTIES OF AMERICA/CAPITAL/WASHINGTON/J&W RIDGWAY
Location of origin
Hanley, England, STAFFORDSHIRE
Associated Building
Subject The Capitol.
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Bowl, Serving
bowls (vessels)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
transfer printing
People and organizations
Capitol, The
Dimensions
2 1/8 (H), 10 7/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1920.698
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Charles I. Thayer
GUSN
29219
Related Items
Title Platter Accession number 1920.692 Notes 1920.692 PLATTER Relationship Similar item

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Beauties of America

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