Soup plate: City of Albany

Object Number: 
INV.14371
Date: 
1820-1846
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 10 in. ( 2.5 x 25.4 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on back: American eagle and shield with "E PLURIBUS UNUM" on banner above and "CITY OF ALBANY/ STATE OF NEW YORK" below impressed: on the back: "L", as is the maker's mark which is circular and says "E. WOOD & SONS BURSLEM WARRRANTED" and "SEMI
Description: 
Molded pearlware soup plate with blue transfer printed decoration depicting three cows in foreground, overlooking river with boats and city of Albany beyond; the soup plate has a shell border with a circular center.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Randall J. LeBoeuf, Jr., 1976
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group