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, EatingPlate, FoodPlate, 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 Building

Subject The Capitol,

Maker

Stevenson, Ralph (Maker)

Location of Origin

Cobridge, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Margaret R. Kimberley

Accession Number

1926.381