Saucer

Saucer
Title
Saucer
Date 
ca. 1825
Medium 
Earthenware
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 5 1/2 in. ( 3.2 x 14 cm )
Description 
Molded pearlware cup printed in red with view of sailing ship flying American flags and steam boat near craggy shore with anchor and spread eagle with laurel branch on one side and red printed view of steamship on other side, rimmed with golden purple metallic oxide luster;gold stripe on inside of foot.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Robert C. Taylor
Object Number 
1945.370
Marks 
impressed: on base: "13"
Gallery Label 
The ship in view is the 'Cadmus' and the boat is the 'Clermont'. According to the donor, this cup has the same motif as INV.14382a-f,INV.14383-INV.14393, INV.13047, and 1944.311a-r.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group