Platter: Catskill Mountains, Hudson River

Object Number: 
INV.14420
Date: 
1820-1845
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 9 3/8 x 7 1/2 in. ( 2.5 x 23.8 x 19 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on base: "A"
Description: 
Molded rectangular pearlware platter with slightly scalloped edges, pierced around brim and printed in dark blue with river scene: tree man foreground; cliffs; sailboats; mountains background, shells border. (Larsen, 3rd ed. no. 20).
Gallery Label: 
This object is similar in form and motif to 1961.293. See Halsey, p. 42.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group