Cup plate

Object Number: 
Z.20
Date: 
1840-1860
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 x 2 7/8 in. ( 1.3 x 7.3 cm )
Description: 
Brown transfer printed plate with central image depicting two Native Americans (one seated, one standing) on either side of an oval shield with a beaver on top of it and a cornucopia beneath; inscribed under the image are the woods "INDIAN CHIEF'S"; the brim of the plate has small, molded medallions on it; the edge is beaded.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group