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 many figures, horsee, buggies, and two playing dogs in the foreground (BROADWAY).
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
printed: on reverse: "BROADWAY FROM BOWLING GREEN, 1797/ OLD NEW YORK/ FIRST STOCK EXCHANGE `730/ UNDER THE BUTTONWOOD TREE/MADE EXCLUSIVELY/FOR/bloomingdale's/New York City/ADAMS/EST 1657/ENGLAND"
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