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Vegetable Dish

Vegetable Dish

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Description
This vegetable dish features a transfer print of Mt Vernon near Washington and is part of J&W Ridgway's "Beauties of America" series, a blue transfer decorated dinner service decorated with views of American buildings and a border of roses on the vine, superimposed on regularly formed, lighter blue leaves.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
dish, vegetable
date made
1814-1830
maker
J & W Ridgway
place made
United Kingdom: England, Hanley
Physical Description
blue (cover color)
blue (inscription text color)
monochrome, blue (overall surface decoration color name)
ceramic (overall material)
transfer printed (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 6 1/4 in x 11 1/8 in x 9 5/8 in; 15.875 cm x 28.2575 cm x 24.4475 cm
ID Number
CE.62.909Mab
catalog number
62.909Mab
accession number
171126
Credit Line
Ellouise Baker Larsen Collection of American Historical Staffordshire China
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Domestic Furnishings
Larsen Ceramics
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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