Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1890-1910

GUSN

GUSN-45224

Description

A blue transfer print pearlware plate. The central design depicts the Old North Church, which is bordered by a floral motif.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
foliation (pattern)
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Earthenware
Transfer Printed
Tin Glazed
Rose
Leaf
Colonial Revival
Architecture
Religion
Revolutionary War
Plate, Food

Inscription

Printed on bottom: OLD NORTH CHURCH/SALEM ST./PAUL REVERE'S LANTERN'S/WERE DISPLAYED/1775 COPYRIGHT JMcD&S / 1895 [JMcD&S seal] WEDGWOOD/***/ETRURIA ENGLAND [and small device: curved line with dot] Impressed on bottom: WEDGWOOD FWI [?]

Associated Building

Subject Old North Church,

People and Organizations

Old North Church

Revere, Paul, 1735-1818

Maker

Wedgwood (Maker)
Jones, McDuffee, & Stratton (Vendor)

Location of Origin

Etruria, England

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

9 1/16 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of H. Monmouth Smith

Accession Number

1950.509

Places

Massachusetts (United States)