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1926.417 (RS207334)

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware platter. Aquatic border surrounding a central scene illustrating the Tappan Zee Bridge from Greenburgh, New York.

Details

Label
One of many views of the early United States highlighted in the online exhibit "Patriotic America."
Maker
Enoch Wood & Sons (Maker)
Date
1820-1840
Inscriptions
Printed on bottom: TAPPAN ZEE/FROM GREENBURGH Impressed in bottom: E. WOOD & SONS BURSLEM WARRANTED SEMICHINA
Location of origin
Burslem, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Subject Tappan Zee Bridge.
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Dish, Serving
Earthenware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
Platter
platters
Shell
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Tree
People and organizations
Hudson River
Tappan Zee Bridge
Dimensions
1 1/8 x 7 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1926.417
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Margaret R. Kimberley
GUSN
3511

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