Plate

Object Number: 
1948.561b
Date: 
ca. 1890
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 1/4 in. ( 21 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on back: "FGW/4"; "Wedgwood" ( with unidentified image above Wedgwood) printed: in cobalt blue on back: "Washington/Etruria, England/.../Wedgwood"
Description: 
Glazed earthenware plate slightly scalloped edge plate with transfer printed decoration in cobalt blue of portrait of George Washington in center and border of bay leaves and berries on rim.
Gallery Label: 
These plates are part of a set of six which include portraits of Lincoln, Sheridan, Sherman, and William Cullen Bryant.
Credit Line: 
Gift of James Hazen Hyde
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group