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Tea Plate: Monte Video Connecticut

Object Number: 
1961.358
Date: 
1840-1860
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 x 6 7/8 in. ( 1.9 x 17.5 cm )
Marks: 
printed: in red on back: cartouche with horns of plenty and eagle and "MONTEVIDEO/CONNECTICUT/U.S." impressed: on back: "[A]DAMS" typed: paper label affixed to back: "MRS.JONNIE O'NEAL NORRIS/ATLANTIC BEACH/FLORIDA"
Description: 
Red transfer printed plate depicting landscape by a river with two seated figures in the foreground and a building in the distance; the border design is composed of baskets of roses and fan-shaped medallions.
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