Plate

Object Number: 
1961.125
Date: 
1840-1846
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/8 x 10 1/2 in. ( 2.9 x 26.7 cm )
Marks: 
printed: in black on back: loose cartouche of flowers and leaves with "TRANSYLVANIA/UNIVERSITY/LEXINGTON/E.W.& S./CELTIC CHINA" impressed: on back: letter "L"
Description: 
Black transfer printed plate with scalloped edges with raised beads; the central image depicts a building(Transylvania University), trees, and three cows in the foreground; the border pattern is composed of fruits, berries, leaves, and flowers.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
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