Plate: Library Philadelphia

Object Number: 
1940.190
Date: 
1814-1830
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7/8 x 8 1/4 in. ( 2.2 x 21 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on reverse: "BEAUTIES OF AMERICA/LIBRARY PHILADELPHIA/J & W RIDGWAY"
Description: 
Circular earthenware plate with slightly molded edge; blue transfer printed rose and leaf border with central scene of neo-classical building (Philadelphia Library).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
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