Overall: 1 x 10 3/8 in. ( 2.5 x 26.4 cm )
Dark blue transfer printed pearlware plate with slightly scalloped edges; central image depicts Fulton's steamboat with cows in the foreground; the border design is floral.
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
paper collector's label: on back: "FULTON'S STEAMBOAT UNKNOWN MAKER", "Built in 1814, Accomodations for sixty passengers. Piled between New York and ALbany. Left New York on Saturday of each week, reaching Albany the following day. Fare $10/ FROM THE TAYLOR COLLECTION"
The Dr. Arthur H. Merritt Collection of Anglo-American Historical Staffordshire
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