Commemorative Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1903-1905

GUSN

GUSN-7274

Description

A blue transfer printed whiteware commemorative plate. A central design depicts the Sabba-Day building bordered by an inner scroll and floral motif and an outer bar and bead design.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
commemoratives
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
whiteware
scrolls (motifs)
Commemorative
Plate, Commemorative
Earthenware
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
Colonial Revival
Scroll
Shell
Acanthus
Town Scene
House
Historic House
Plate, Commemorative

Inscription

""To Commemorate/ the 250th Anniversary/ of the Incorporation of/ the Town May 29 1905"/ Richard Briggs & Co. Boston/ Made in England/ Sabba-Day House/ Billerica, Massachusetts/ built in 1768/ By John Baldwin John Patten & Others Proprietors/ For the Purpose of Convening Their/ Families on Sundays"
(printed)

Associated Building

Subject Sabba-Day House,

People and Organizations

Sabba-Day House

Maker

Minton (Maker)

Location of Origin

Stoke-on-Trent, England, Staffordshire; Stoke, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Documentary Artifacts; Memorabilia

Dimensions

1 (D), 10 (diameter) (inches)

Accession Number

1920.220