Plate: The Steamboat...

Object Number: 
INV.14416
Date: 
1813-1829
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5/8 x 5 7/8 in. ( 1.6 x 14.9 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on back: medallion with crown at center inscribed with "A S[TEV]ENSON WARRANTED STAFFORDSHIRE" printed: in black on front: " THE STEAM BOAT/On her passage from BELFAST to LIVERPOOL/ at the rate of ten miles an hour"
Description: 
Molded pearlware plate with border of flowers in low relief and bands of mustard yellow; the black transfer printed central view of a steamboat at sea with figures; the image is highlighted in hand painted yellow and blue overglaze.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group