Plate: Massachusetts General Hospital

Object Number: 
1961.95
Date: 
1822-1840
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 9 in. ( 2.5 x 22.9 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on back: partially covered by paper label "STEVENSON/& FLOWER device typed: affixed to back: paper label "Massachusettes General Hospital. Erected 1821. Built of granite 168 feet long. 54 feet wide. Adorned with an ionic columned portico; lar
Description: 
Glazed earthenware molded plate with dark blue transfer-print decoration of view of Massachusetts General Hospital with sea wall and border of leaves and vines.
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