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Soup plate

Object Number: 
1961.150
Date: 
1826-1840
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 10 1/8 in. ( 3.8 x 25.7 cm )
Marks: 
typed: affixed to back: paper label "U.S. Hotel/[illegible]/"Tams"
Description: 
Dark blue slightly scalloped transfer printed soup plate; central image depicts a four-story hotel building and three figures on the lawn in front ( two women and a girl); the border pattern is composed of trees with heavy foliage that are actually part of the central image (U.S. Hotel).
Gallery Label: 
The image is that of the U.S. Hotel in Philadelphia.
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