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1980.349 (RS206993)

Description

Earthenware mulberry transfer-printed luncheon plate with border of medallions of goddess Ceres and of war trophies with sprays of flowers surrounding scene of officers on horseback, two figures on the ground, soldiers half hidden by smoke, and a fort in the distance.\n

Details

Maker
Shaw, Anthony (Maker)
Date
1850-1860
Inscriptions
"TEXIAN/CAMPAIGNE/ J.B." (Printed on bottom)
Location of origin
Burslem, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
Dish, Eating
earthenware
Earthenware
glazing (coating)
Plate, Food
Plate, Luncheon
plates (dishes)
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
People and organizations
Mexican War
Dimensions
1 (H), 9 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1980.349
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
49854

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