Saucer

Object Number: 
1945.370
Date: 
ca. 1825
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 5 1/2 in. ( 3.2 x 14 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on base: "13"
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.
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.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Robert C. Taylor
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group