Plate

Object Number: 
INV.14370f
Date: 
1820-1846
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 10 1/8 in. ( 2.5 x 25.7 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on 'boat': "UNION/LINE" impressed: on base: "E WOOD & SONS BURSLEM/SEMICHINA/WARRANTED" in circle with spreadeagle, "Q" painted: on base: "S" printed: on tag on back: "Seaman's sale, Jan. 1955 WOOD"; "UNION LINE"
Description: 
Molded pearlware with slightly scalloped rim printred in dark blue with view of steam boat flying three American flags and four figures on bank, iregular shell borders.
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, the steamship in view was known as the 'Union Line' Steamer.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group