A blue transfer print pearlware plate with a scalloped edge. The center is adorned by a scene of the Pilgrims landing at Plymouth surrounded by a border of medallions, inscriptions, eagles, and scrollwork.
One of many views related to the early United States and its history that appear in the online exhibit "Patriotic America." Several scenes quite similar to this one appear throughout New England, most produced on or near 1820, the 200th anniversary of the landing.
- Object type
- Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
- Descriptive terms
- 3/4 (D), 6 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Mrs. Margaret R. Kimberley