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Shallow bowl: Hartfort Connecticut

Object Number: 
1961.173
Date: 
1831-1835
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 10 5/8 in. ( 3.8 x 27 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on reverse: "Hartford/ Connecticut/JACKSONS WARRANTED"
Description: 
Circular pearlware soup plate with molded edge; red transfer printed flower and scroll border with central view of sailboat on a river with city (Hartford, CT) and hills in background.
Gallery Label: 
The source of this view is a drawing by Thomas Cole.
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