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Commemorative Plate

1937.249 (RS211673)

Description

Earthenware plate with brown transfer-printed image of the John Quincy Adams birthplace in Quincy, Massachusetts. Border pattern of band of stylized floral wreath.

Details

Maker
Josiah Wedgwood & Sons (Maker)
Date
1876
Circa
Inscriptions
"WEDGWOOD / OTE[?]" (impressed)
"E / T" (printed)
Location of origin
Etruria, England
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings
Places
Quincy (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
commemoratives
earthenware
floral patterns
glazing (coating)
historic landscapes
House
Knickknack
Plate, Decorative
plates (dishes)
transfer printing
People and organizations
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848
Adams, John, 1735-1826
Dimensions
3/4 (H), 8 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1937.249
Credit Line
Gift of Miss. Amey L. Willson
GUSN
38969

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