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1931.1754 (RS204666)

Description

A blue transfer print pearlware plate. The central design depicts The Wayside Inn in Sudbury, MA, which is bordered by a floral motif.

Details

Maker
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 (Author)
Wedgwood (Manufacturer)
Date
1890-1910
Inscriptions
"THE WAYSIDE INN/ 1883-SUDBURY, MASS-1899/ THE ""RED HORSE,"" OR ""HOWE TAVERN."/ "As Ancient is this hostelry as any in the land may be/ built in the old colonial day, when men lived/ in a grander way with ampler hospitality."/ Longfellow (Applied)
Location of origin
USA; Etruria, England
Associated Building
Subject Wayside Inn.
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
Colonial Revival
Dish, Eating
earthenware
Earthenware
foliation (pattern)
glazing (coating)
Leaf
Plate, Food
plates (dishes)
Rose
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
People and organizations
Wayside Inn
Dimensions
9 1/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1931.1754
GUSN
34465

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