Platter

Platter

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Description
This platter features a transfer print of the New York Almshouse 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
platter
date made
1814-1830
place made
United Kingdom: England, Hanley
Physical Description
blue (inscription text color)
monochrome, blue (overall surface decoration color name)
ceramic (overall material)
transfer printed (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 1 11/16 in x 16 11/16 in x 12 11/16 in; 4.28625 cm x 42.38625 cm x 32.22625 cm
ID Number
CE.62.909N
catalog number
62.909N
accession number
171126
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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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