Plate

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Title:
Plate
Date: 
1750-1800
Medium: 
Earthenware
Classification: 
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 9 in. ( 2.5 x 22.9 cm )
Date End: 
1 800
Description: 
Tin-glazed earthenware plate with polychrome decoration; rim decoration with broad outline of yellow, with brown dashes and red and green dots; well outlined with double line of cobalt blue; center of well has painted representation of William of Orange and his wife, Mary, facing each other, with flowering stalk between them; underneath the portrait is inscribed "FSW - PVOR".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arthur T. Sutcliffe
Object Number: 
1950.215
Gallery Label: 
This plate was used in the Beekman Mansion, built by James Beekman in 1763 near 51st Street and the East River. It was donated by a descendent of the Beekman family.
Date Begin: 
1750
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group