Waste bowl

Object Number: 
INV.14393
Date: 
ca. 1825
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/4 x 6 1/4 in. ( 7 x 15.9 cm )
Description: 
Molded pearlware bowl 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 with same in center of bowl; rimmed with golden purple luster metallic oxide.
Gallery Label: 
The printed image is said to represent the steamboat "Clermont."
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Randall J. LeBoeuf, Jr., 1976
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group