Cup bowl: Ship Scene

Object Number: 
1940.139a
Date: 
1820-1840
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/8 x 3 5/8 in. ( 6 x 9.2 cm )
Description: 
Molded handle-less pearlware cup with dark blue transfer printed decoration; at the bottom of the cup, there is a border of flowers near edge; in exterior two cartouches of steamships at full sail with borders of flowers and scrolls. (Chancellor Livingston)
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, the ship is the "Chancellor Livingston"
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group