Cup bowl: State House Hartford

Object Number: 
1961.220
Date: 
1815-1840
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/4 x 3 5/8 in. ( 5.7 x 9.2 cm )
Marks: 
printed: in blue on base: "State House/Hartford" impressed: on vase: "V"
Description: 
Circular cup of white clay with round body and raised circular foot ring; transfer printed decoration in medium blue on outside with two views of neoclassical building within scalloped, oval medallion with flowers on either side; interior has circular transfer-printed medallion with flower and wide floral border at rim (State House at Hartford).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
Provenance: 
The Dr. Arthur H. Merritt Collection of Anglo-American Historical Staffordshire
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group