Plate

Object Number: 
1987.3
Date: 
1760-1820
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 9 3/4 in. ( 2.5 x 24.8 cm )
Description: 
Molded pearlware plate with slightly scalloped edge printed with underglaze blue with "willow pattern"; central view of Chinese pagoda on river with bridge and three figures on it, boat in water, two lovebirds above.
Gallery Label: 
According to accession records, this dish was in the Muzzey Tavern and was sold to Muzzey to the Buckmans shortly before the Revolution.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Walston S. Brown
Provenance: 
The Dr. Arthur H. Merritt Collection of Anglo-American Historical Staffordshire
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group