Platter

Object Number: 
1961.248
Date: 
1819-1836
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 7/8 x 16 7/8 x 14 1/8 in. ( 4.8 x 42.9 x 35.9 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on base in circle around crown: "CLEWS WARRENTED STAFFORDSHIRE" printed: on reverse:"WINTER VIEW OF PITTSFIELD, MASS."on ribbon in beak of spread eagle
Description: 
Oval pearlware dish molded of white clay with scalloped rim; printed dark blue with central image of barren tree , fenced in before town buildings, woman and child in foreground; border of large flowers with medallions of central view.
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