Overall: 1 x 10 1/2 in. ( 2.5 x 26.7 cm )
Circular earthenware plate; black transfer printed flower and acanthus leaf border with overglaze enamel; central view of a street scene with horse and carriage, figures and church at the end of the street (Wall Street).
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
printed: on reverse: "WALL STREEt, 1796, OLD NEW YORK/ FIRST STOCK EXCHANGE/ UNDER THE BUTTONWOOD TREE/ MADE EXCLUSIVELY/FOR/Bloomingdale's/NEW YORK CITY/ADAMS/EST. 1657/ENGLAND"
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