Plate: America National Bird

Object Number: 
1961.350
Medium: 
Stoneware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/8 x 10 3/8 x 10 3/8 in. ( 3.5 x 26.4 x 26.4 cm )
Marks: 
printed: in blue circle on base: "IV" painted: in blue on base: "3" impressed: on base: "READ/IRONSTONE" printed: on front: "AMERICA" typed: affixed on back: paper label "AMERICA. THE NATIONAL BIRD FIGURED ERECT UPON A GLOBE, THE SHIELD UPON HIS BREAS
Description: 
Twelve sided molded plate of white clay printed in dark blue with central image of bald eagle with wings spread in profile with stars and stripes shield clutching three arrows and laurel branch atop partial globe with North America showing, stylized border with small flowers.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group