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Platter

Object Number: 
1961.239
Date: 
1814-1830
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 20 1/2 x 15 1/2 in. ( 5.1 x 52.1 x 39.4 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on reverse: "BEAUTIES OF AMERICA/ CAPITAL/ WASHINGTON/J & W RIDGWAY
Description: 
Octagonal pearlware platter with rose and leaf border and decorated with blue transfer printed view of the Capitol at Washington.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group