Cup plate

Object Number: 
1940.166
Date: 
1823-1842
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 x 3 3/4 in. ( 1.3 x 9.5 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on back: "ROGERS"
Description: 
Pearlware cup plate decorated with blue and white transfer printed image of an eagle and shield on a cuff with Boston Harbor in the background.
Gallery Label: 
The source of the design comes from the seal of Boston which was adopted in 1823.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group