Plate: Battle of Plattsburgh

Object Number: 
1939.399
Date: 
1913
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 x 9 3/4 in. ( 1.3 x 24.8 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on reverse: "COMMODORE MACDONOUGH'S VICTORY/BATTLE OF PLATTSBURGH/SEPT. 11, 1814" and "ROYAL DOULTON/ENGLAND" beneath lion and crown and "THE TUTTLE AND PARSHALL CO./PLATTSBURGH, N.Y./ SOLE IMPORTERS" impressed: on reverse: "DOULTON'S/10-13"
Description: 
Earthenware plate; dark blue transfer printed cartouche, shell, diapering, and floral swag border; central view of battle between three ships (Commodore Macdonough's Victory, Battle of Plattsburgh)
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group