Platter: New York from Weehawken, NJ
Overall: 2 x 18 1/2 x 14 1/2 in. ( 5.1 x 47 x 36.8 cm )
Molded pearlware octagonal platter with dark blue transfer print of view of New York from Weehawken, NJ; leaf and flower border; central image of pastoral landscape with figures in foreground; ships sailing on the Hudson River, and the buildings of Manhattan in the distance. (Larsen 3rd ed. no. 98)
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
transfer-printed: in blue on underside of platter: "NEW YORK/from/WEEHAWK/By W G Wall Esq."
printed: on adhesive label on underside of platter: "204" [collector's label]
written: on jelly label on underside of platter: "L243.2" [collector's label]
impressed: on underside of platter: "A. STEVENSON, WARRANTED. STAFFORDSHIRE" around crown
The Dr. Arthur H. Merritt Collection of Anglo-American Historical Staffordshire
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