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Platter

1926.410 (RS204681)

Description

An octagonal blue transfer print pearlware platter. The platter has a border of flowers and scrolls surrounding a central scene of the junction of the Sacandaga and Hudson Rivers.

Details

Label
One of many views related to the early United States and its history that appear in the online exhibit "Patriotic America."
Maker
Stevenson, Andrew (Maker)
Date
1808 -1829
Inscriptions
Printed on bottom: THE JUNCTION OF THE SACANDACA AND HUDSON RIVERS Impressed on bottom: A. STEVENSON/WARRANTED/ STAFFORDSHIRE
Location of origin
Cobridge, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Carriage
Dish, Serving
Earthenware
earthenware
floral patterns
Flower
glazing (coating)
Platter
platters
River
Scroll
scrolls (motifs)
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Transportation
People and organizations
Hudson River
Sacandaga River
Dimensions
11 x 1 1/4 (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1926.410
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Margaret R. Kimberley
GUSN
30922

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