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Platter:...River Schuylkill

Object Number: 
1961.346
Date: 
1813-1829
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 18 3/4 x 15 1/2 in. ( 3.8 x 47.6 x 39.4 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on reverse rim : "Upper Ferry Bridge/over the/River Schuylkill"
Description: 
Oval pearlware platter with panelled rim; blue transfer printed asymmetrical eagle, flower, and scroll border; central view of bridge over river (Schuylkill).
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