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Plate

Plate
Title
Plate
Date 
1820-1860
Medium 
Earthenware
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 x 9 7/8 in. ( 2.5 x 25.1 cm )
Description 
Molded creamware plate with irregularly scalloped edge printed black with central image of sailing ship with painted overglaze green sea, yellow hull, and red and blue American flag; on brim, painted floral sprigs.
Credit Line 
Bequest of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Object Number 
1952.144
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group