Plate depicting Nahant Hotel

Object Number: 
1961.138
Date: 
1821-1829
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 8 1/2 in. ( 2.5 x 21.6 cm )
Marks: 
printed: in blue on back in oval frame: "Nahant Hotel/near/Boston" typed: affixed paper label: "From the C.S. Lunt Collection 1926"
Description: 
Glazed earthenware molded plate with dark blue transfer print decoration of the Nahant Hotel and border of eagles, scrolls, and flowers (Nahant Hotel0.
Gallery Label: 
The hotel was built in 1820.
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