Overall: 1/2 x 7 1/4 in. ( 1.3 x 18.4 cm )
inscribed: in ink on front of plate: "Came over in the/Mayflower/in 1620./Some of this ware is in the/Pilgrim Hall Plymouth/Mass/Presented by John W. Quincy N.Y. Nov. 18th. 1863."
Pearlware plate with molded basketweave border and reticulated edge; bands of rust and pink enamel; green, blue, and rust enamel flowers encircle center of plate.
This plate was obviously made two centuries after the Mayflower sailed to America.
Gift of John W. Quincy
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