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Plate: Fairmount near Philadelphia

Object Number: 
1940.184
Date: 
1790-1829
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 10 1/4 in. ( 3.2 x 26 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on back in center: image of sun printed: in blue set in border: "Fairmount near Philadelphia"
Description: 
Molded glazed earthenware plate with dark blue transfer print decoration of view of buildings near water, barge and male and female figure in foreground, and border of flowers, scrolls, and eagles.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group