Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1881-1910

GUSN

GUSN-9400

Description

Earthenware plate with red transfer-print or decal showing a woman in a hospital interior carrying a tray. Stamped around rim in Gothic-style lettering: "New England Hospital for Women and Children Incorporated 1863."

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
commemoratives
ceramic (material)
earthenware
transfer printing
commemoratives
CommemorativePlate, CommemorativeWoman
Child
Hospital
Plate, Commemorative

Inscription

"JONES/MCDUFFEE/STRATTON/BOSTON" (stamped)

Maker

Jones, McDuffee, & Stratton (Importer)
Possibly Wedgwood (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Documentary Artifacts; Memorabilia

Dimensions

3/4 (H), 8 3/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1996.1

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
County of Staffordshire (England, United Kingdom) [county]