Teacup and saucer

Object Number: 
1940.167ab
Date: 
1820-1846
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
cup: 3 x 4 1/4 in. ( 7.6 x 10.8 cm ) saucer: 1 1/4 x 6 1/2 in. ( 3.2 x 16.5 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on back-saucer: "WOOD" impressed: on bottom of cup: "C"
Description: 
Glazed pearlware teacup and saucer decorated with blue and white transfer printed images of George Washington holding a document standing next to an urn with his name and water and buildings in the background with a floral border.
Gallery Label: 
The image is derived from an engraving "The Bowling Green Washington."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group