Plate

Object Number: 
1863.12
Date: 
1815-1830
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 x 7 1/4 in. ( 1.3 x 18.4 cm )
Marks: 
inscribed: in ink on front of plate: "Came over in the/Mayflower/in 1620./Some of this ware is in the/Pilgrim Hall Plymouth/Mass/Presented by John W. Quincy N.Y. Nov. 18th. 1863."
Description: 
Pearlware plate with molded basketweave border and reticulated edge; bands of rust and pink enamel; green, blue, and rust enamel flowers encircle center of plate.
Gallery Label: 
This plate was obviously made two centuries after the Mayflower sailed to America.
Credit Line: 
Gift of John W. Quincy
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group