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Plate: General Jackson

Plate: General Jackson
Title
Plate: General Jackson
Date 
ca. 1828
Medium 
Earthenware
Dimensions 
Overall: 3/4 x 6 5/8 in. ( 1.9 x 16.8 cm )
Description 
Molded lobe-edge pearlware plate with molded relief border and black transfer print decoration of portrait bust, labelled "General Jackson/ The Hero of New Orleans", line of black ink around portrait and around edge.
Credit Line 
Bequest of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Object Number 
1952.150
Gallery Label 
The transfer print is based on an 1828 engraving by C.G. Childs of Philadelphia after a portrait by J. Wood.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group