Platter

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-202521

Description

Ceramic platter with a blue and white pattern consisting of a central river landscape scene with a house and bridge and surrounded by diaper and geometric borders.

Details

Descriptive Terms

platters
ceramic (material)
Platter

Inscription

"Engraved For W. Ridgeway &ct 1832/ Semi China/ Rio Grande England" ("Semi China" is written within two blue diamond shapes. The other text is writte naround the outside rim of the diamond shapes and "Rio Grande England" is written within and near a bird like image below the two diamond shapes.)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

1.5 x 9.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.3003.2