Cup plate: Sailing Ship
Overall: 1/2 x 3 7/8 in. ( 1.3 x 9.8 cm )
impressed: in semi-circle on back: "J & G ALCO___/COBRID___?" printed: in blue ink: "5" typed: paper lael affixed to back: "By J & G Alcook Cobridge"
Molded glazed earthenware cup plate with light blue transfer print decoration of three ships at sea and an object (?) in the foreground.
According to the donor, the ship in this scene might be the 'Neptune'.
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
The Dr. Arthur H. Merritt Collection of Anglo-American Historical Staffordshire
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.