Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-30910

Description

Blue transfer-printed plate with a scalloped edge. Foliate border surrounding a central scene illustrating the Capitol Building in Washington D.C.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
foliation (pattern)
transfer printing
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Food

Inscription

Printed on bottom: CAPITOL/WASHINGTON/RS [asterisk-like symbol] Paper label: Capitol.Washington maker.Stevenson border vine leaves No.75 condition discolored size 10"" flat price $18.00

Associated Person

Capitol, The

Associated Building

Subject The Capitol,

Maker

Stevenson, Ralph (Maker)

Location of Origin

Cobridge, England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

1 (H), 10 1/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Margaret R. Kimberley

Accession Number

1926.381