Plate

Plate
Title
Plate
Date 
1820-1846
Medium 
Earthenware
Dimensions 
Overall: 1/2 x 5 3/4 in. ( 1.3 x 14.6 cm )
Description 
Glazed pearlware plate decorated with blue and white transfer printed image of the White House with two cows grazing in the foreground and surrounded by a shell border.
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
Object Number 
1961.161
Marks 
impressed: on back:"E. WOOD & SONS BURSLEM WARRANTED/SEMI CHINA" is around eagle and shield and "W"
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