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Plate

Object Number: 
1961.147
Date: 
1815-1840
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/8 x 10 in. ( 2.9 x 25.4 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on reverse, brim: "CAPITOL/WASHINGTON/R.S." (illegible) in cartouche typed: paper label on reverse: "CAPITOL AT WASHINGTON, 1793. DESTROYED BY THE BRITISH IN 1814. REBUILT, REQUIRING SEVERAL YEARS"
Description: 
White clay with molded scalloped edge in low relief printed in dark blue with view of domed capital building with couples in fore and middle ground, leaf border.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
Provenance: 
The Dr. Arthur H. Merritt Collection of Anglo-American Historical Staffordshire
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group