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Plate

Object Number: 
1946.133a
Date: 
ca. 1945
Medium: 
Whiteware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 9 in. ( 2.5 x 22.9 cm )
Marks: 
printed: in green on underside of plate: "EGGSHELL/GEORGIAN/HOMER LAUGHLIN/MADE IN U.S.A./D 45 N 5"
Description: 
Molded cream-colored whiteware plate with central decal-printed image of bust of George Washington (after Gilbert Stuart); Washington is shown wearing purple jacket and white cravat; plate has cable-molded rim and gilded edge.
Gallery Label: 
The image of George Washington on this plate is based on Gilbert Stuart's famous portrait of Washington.
Credit Line: 
Gift of George A. Zabriskie
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group