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1925.138 (RS204910)

Description

A blue transfer-printed pearlware footed cup with a handle. The outer body is decorated with a foliate design, a portrait of George Washington, and a landscape scene. The inner rim has a scroll design which has various state names printed on the body.

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
Clews, James & Ralph (Maker)
Date
1820-1835
Location of origin
Cobridge, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Places
County of Staffordshire (England, United Kingdom) [county]
Descriptive terms
America
American
Cup
cups
Earthenware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Independence
Justice
pearlware
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
People and organizations
Washington, George, 1732-1799
Dimensions
2 1/4 (H), 3 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1925.138
GUSN
30532

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