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Saucer: State House

Object Number: 
1961.182
Date: 
ca. 1816-1830
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5/8 x 5 in. ( 1.6 x 12.7 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on back: "STEVENSON" printed: in blue on back, smeared maker's mark: "State House"
Description: 
Molded edge glazed earthenware cup plate with slightly dark blue transfer print decoration of view of classical building (State House, Boston) in center and border of acorns and oak leaves on rim; molded edge is glazed but not decorated in blue.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
Provenance: 
The Dr. Arthur H. Merritt Collection of Anglo-American Historical Staffordshire
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group