Overall: 3/4 x 8 in. ( 1.9 x 20.3 cm )
transfer-printed: in black on underside of plate: [eagle] and "Stone ware/VIEW/FROM/COENTIES-SLIP"
printed: on adhesive label on underside of plate: "72" [collector's label]
Molded pearlware plate with black transfer-printed image of the burning of Coenties Slip, New York; border with eight reserves alternating with firefighting emblems and American eagle; central image of burning warehouse building with river and boat in foreground.
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
The Dr. Arthur H. Merritt Collection of Anglo-American Historical Staffordshire
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