Safe/Haven Update

Due to a private event, the exhibition Safe/Haven will be closed to visitors from 2–5 pm on Friday, May 14.

Plate: Highlands at West Point

Object Number: 
1940.175
Date: 
1820-1846
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 x 6 1/2 in. ( 1.9 x 16.5 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on back in circle around eagle device: "___D & SONS BURSLEM _____ANTED/SEMI CHINA" printed: in blue (slightly blurred) ink on back image of eagle with shield and banner inscribed " E PLURIBUS UNUM" and in framed rectangle "Highlands at/ West P
Description: 
Glazed earthenware molded plate with dark blue transfer print decoration of a view of mountains, boats on water, and three figures on land, and border of various shells on rim.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group