Plate

Object Number: 
1952.145
Date: 
1830-1860
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 7 1/2 in. ( 2.5 x 19 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on base, in arc: "IRONSTONE"
Description: 
Molded pearlware twelve-sided plate with slightly faceted brim printed with small round vignettes in black with central image of two male figures with coat of arms and ship, and five small round allegorical vignettes on brim, each painted with overglaze green, pink, brown, yellow, blue, and red.
Gallery Label: 
According to accession records, this pattern is an unidentified state's coat of arms.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group