Overall: 1 1/4 x 12 3/8 x 9 7/8 in. ( 3.2 x 31.4 x 25.1 cm )
impressesd: on back in circle around crown: "A S_______NSON WARRANTED, STAFFORDSHIRE" printed: on back in blue cobalt image of eagle holding banner "View near Catskill/ in the River Hudson/ by W.G. Wall. Esgn (Esgr.); "8"
Rectangular pearlware platter with dark blue transfer printed female and male hiker in foreground and multi-storied building with porch set among tree and flowers and scrolls and borders on rim. (Hudson River) (Larsen, 3rd ed. no. 89)
According to the mark on the back of the platter, the source of this view is a painting by William Guy Wall (1792-after 1864).
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
The Dr. Arthur H. Merritt Collection of Anglo-American Historical Staffordshire
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.