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Platter

Object Number: 
1940.310
Date: 
ca. 1815-1840
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 17 x 13 1/2 in. ( 5.1 x 43.2 x 34.3 cm )
Marks: 
inscribed: on obverse on boat's sail: "RS/Cobridge/Pottery" printed: on reverse: "STEVENSON" and "ESPLANADE &/ CASTLE GARDEN/N.Y." in banner surrounded by branches
Description: 
Molded octagonal pearlware platter decorated with blue transfer printed image of the Esplanade and Castle Garden in New York City surrounded by a border of leaves and vines.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Provenance: 
Purchased by Mrs. J. Insley Blair from Hudnut Sale, AAA, Nov. 1926 ($675).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group