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Object Name: Serving dish
Date: 1814-1830
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Medium: Earthenware
Dimensions: Overall: 1 3/8 x 8 1/4 x 5 3/8 in. ( 3.5 x 21 x 13.7 cm )
Place made: Europe, England
Description: Molded pearlware oval platter with two leafy handles and blue transfer print decoration of a classical building and man on horse, and border of medallions of rose and leaf.
Credit Line: The Dr. Arthur H. Merritt Collection
Object Number: 1961.259
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Marks: printed: in blue ink on back: "BANK SAVANNAH", double underlined

Gallery Label:

This view is of the Branch bank of the United States in Savannah, Georgia.

Provenance:

The Dr. Arthur H. Merritt Collection of Anglo-American Historical Staffordshire

Exhibitions:

"New York Divided: Slavery and the Civil War," New-York Historical Society, November 17, 2006-September 3, 2007.