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Souvenir Plate

Item Information

Title:
Souvenir Plate
Description:
Ironstone plate with black border of twisted rope and sprays of flowers with gargoyles. Centeral scene of ship jettesoning boxes of tea into Boston Harbor (Boston Tea Party).
Maker:
Davis, Isaac
Date:
1876
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
earthenware
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
overglazing
transfer printing
decals
plates (dishes)
souvenirs
commemoratives
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
historic landscapes
commemoratives
Rope
Flower
Gargoyle
Ship
Tea
Harbor
Boston Tea Party
Boston Harbor
Extent:
3/4 in. (H) Diameter: 8 in.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Place of origin:
Trenton (Mercer county, New Jersey)
Notes:
Gift of Mr. Francis Bigelow
Accession #:
1920.736
Identifier:
29232