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Commemorative dinner plate

1937.778 (RS211672)

Description

White earthenware plate with blue transfer-printed bust of nineteenth century Congressman and secretary of state Henry Clay of Kentucky.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1855
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings
Descriptive terms
commemoratives
dinner plates
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Knickknack
Plate, Decorative
Star
transfer printing
People and organizations
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852
James T'ams
Dimensions
1 1/8 (H), 10 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1937.778
Credit Line
Estate of Mr. Grenville Norcross
GUSN
39213

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