Dish

Object Number: 
INV.14372b
Date: 
1820-1840
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/8 x 10 1/2 x 8 in. ( 5.4 x 26.7 x 20.3 cm )
Marks: 
printed: in blue on back: eagle with shield and arrows; "17" impressed: on back: "10", "B", "WOOD" inscribed: below banner (which is also inscribed but illegible): "MILITARY ACADEMY/WEST POINT"
Description: 
Dark blue transfer printed pearlware molded dish with central image depicting river, bluffs, including one with buildings on it, and two figures in the foreground (one holding a fishing pole); the border pattern is composed of shells and has a regular center.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group