Cup plate

Object Number: 
1940.194
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. ( 1.3 x 11.4 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on back : "STEVENSON" printed: on back: "STAUGHTON'S CHURCH PHILADELPHIA"
Description: 
Glazed earthenware cup plate with scallop border and decorated with blue and white transfer printed image of Octagon Church, Boston surrounded by leaf and acorn border.
Gallery Label: 
The Octagon Church is the building pictured on the plate; the potter mismarked the plate "Staughton's Church."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group