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Dinner Plate

1943.231 (RS212432)

Description

Black transfer-printed earthenware plate. Foliate and acorn border. Central scene depicts the shield of the United States surrounded by a chain. The chain has the names of states inscribed on them.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1820
Material
creamware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
creamware
dinner plates
Dish, Eating
glazing (coating)
Plate, Dinner
Plate, Food
transfer printing
Dimensions
9 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1943.231
Credit Line
In memory of Dr. and Mrs. Charles Harrington
GUSN
42816

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