Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1890-1910

GUSN

GUSN-3514

Description

A blue transfer print pearlware plate. The central design depicts the Mayflower in Plymouth Harbor, which is bordered by a floral motif.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dinner plates
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
foliation (pattern)
floral patterns
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Earthenware
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
Colonial Revival
Rose
Leaf
Ship
Plate, Food

Inscription

Printed on bottom: MAYFLOWER IN PLYMOUTH HARBOR/1620 NORCROSS, MELLON & CO/BOSTON/SOLE IMPORTERS/ COPYRIGHT 1896/N.M. & CO/WEDGWOOD/***/ETRURIA, ENGLAND Impressed on bottom: WEDGWOOD DH/S

Associated Building

Subject Mayflower,

People and Organizations

Mayflower

Maker

Wedgwood (Maker)

Location of Origin

Etruria, England

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

1/2 (D), 9 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Eliza H. Faunce

Accession Number

1985.732