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Object Name: Plate: Insane Hospital, Boston
Date: 1814-1840
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Medium: Earthenware
Dimensions: Overall: 7/8 x 6 3/4 x 5 in. ( 2.2 x 17.1 x 12.7 cm )
Place made: Europe, England
Description: Glazed earthenware molded oval plate with dark blue transfer print image of classical building with a border of roses in medallions.
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Object Number: 1940.126
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Marks: printed: in blue on back in rounded frame: "INSANE HOSPITAL/BOSTON"

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According to the donor, the view is of the Charleston Exchange and it is incorrectly marked on back.