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Plater: Constitution and Java...

Plater: Constitution and Java...
Title
Plater: Constitution and Java...
Date 
1938-1952
Medium 
Earthenware
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 5/8 x 19 x 15 1/2 in. ( 4.1 x 48.3 x 39.4 cm )
Description 
Oval earthenware platter; brown transfer printed star border with eagle; view of two ships. (U.S. CONSTITUTION and H.M.S. JAVA)
Credit Line 
Gift of Wedgwood
Object Number 
1952.288
Marks 
printed: on reverse: "WEDGWOOD OF ETRURIA & BARLASTON MADE IN ENGLAND/CONSTITUTION AND JAVA/GEORGE C. WALES/des. et. del/ 1938" (in a circle) and "H.M.S. JAVA (FORMERLY THE FRENCH FRIGATE LA RENOMÉÉ)....MET THE U.S. FRIGATE CONSTITUTION) printed: on obverse: "CONSTITUTION AND JAVA DECEMBER 29, 1872"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group