Plate: Trenton Falls

Object Number: 
1961.73
Date: 
1820-1846
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 x 7 3/4 in. ( 1.9 x 19.7 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on base: spread eagle"E PLURIBUS UNUM/VIEW OF/TRENTON FALLS" impressed: "E WOOD & SONS BURSLEM/SEMI CHINA/WARRANTED/ with spread eagle in circle "P" typed: paper label: "View of Trenton Falls/NJ"; "Reknowned for its beauty and its wonderful cas
Description: 
Molded pearlware plate with irregularly scalloped edge printed dark blue with central view of falls and shell border.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
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