Cup plate: Away to California

Object Number: 
1961.206
Date: 
mid 19th century
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 x 4 1/4 in. ( 1.3 x 10.8 cm )
Description: 
Molded pearlware child's plate with black transfer print image of view of three mast ship with sails entitled "AWAY TO CALIFORNIA" and border in relief of daisies and at edge of gadrooning.
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