Blue transfer-printed rectangular platter. Floral border surrounds a central scene depicting the Boston Hospital.
One of many views of the early United States highlighted in the online exhibit "Patriotic America."A view of Massachusetts General Hospital, designed by Charles Bulfinch and erected on the banks of the Charles River in 1818, the cornerstone laid with great ceremony on July 4th of that year.
Ridgway, John and William, 1814 F-1830 (Maker)
"BEAUTIES OF AMERICA/ HOSPITAL/ BOSTON/ J&W RIDGWAY" (Applied)
- Location of origin
- Hanley, England, STAFFORDSHIRE
- Associated Building
- Subject Massachusetts General Hospital.
- Object type
- Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
- Descriptive terms
- People and organizations
Massachusetts General Hospital
- 9 1/4 (W) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- In memory of Dr. and Mrs. Charles Harrington