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1931.154 (RS204658)

Description

A blue transfer print pearlware plate. The central design is a portrait of Martha Washington, which is bordered by a floral motif.\n

Details

Maker
Wedgwood (Maker)
Date
1890-1910
Inscriptions
"MARTHA CUSTIS / WIFE OF GEORGE WASHINGTON WEDGWOOD / ETRURIA / ENGLAND"
Location of origin
Etruria, England
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
Dish, Eating
earthenware
floral patterns
foliation (pattern)
glazing (coating)
Plate, Food
plates (dishes)
transfer printing
People and organizations
Washington, Martha, 1732-1802
Dimensions
3/4 (D), 9 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1931.154
GUSN
3512

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