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1943.264 (RS204665)

Description

A blue transfer print pearlware plate. The central design depicts Harvard College, which is bordered by a foliate motif.

Details

Label
One of many views of the early United States highlighted in the online exhibit "Patriotic America."
Maker
Probably Ralph Stevenson & Williams (Manufacturer)
Cummings, Hilliard (Publisher)
Torrey, Charles C. (Engraver)
Fisher, Alvan, 1792-1863 (Artist)
Date
1820-1830
Inscriptions
Printed on bottom: HARVARD/COLLEGE Impressed on bottom: 8
Location of origin
Cobridge, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Subject Harvard University.
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
Acorn
Classical Figure
Dish, Eating
earthenware
Earthenware
Education
glazing (coating)
Leaf
Plate, Food
plates (dishes)
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Tree
Unidentified Building
People and organizations
Harvard University
Dimensions
7/8 (D), 10 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1943.264
Credit Line
In memory of Dr. and Mrs. Charles Harrington
GUSN
53477
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