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Object Name: Plate
Date: 1827-1831
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Medium: Earthenware
Dimensions: Overall: 7/8 x 10 1/4 in. ( 2.2 x 26 cm )
Place made: Europe, England
Description: Dark blue transfer printed pearlware with Mitchell & Freeman's China and glass warehouse and street scene as central image; the border pattern is madee up of heavy foliage.
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
Object Number: 1961.83
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Marks: impressed: on back of plate: medallion reading "ADAMS WARRANTED [SATFFORDSHIRE] printed: in blue on back: laurel and swags of "MITCHELL & FREEMAN/ [CHATHAM ST. BOSTON] 1828-1852

Gallery Label:

A paper collector's label affixed to the back reads "Mitchell and Freeman's China and Glass Warehouse, Chatham Street, Boston 1828-1852."

Provenance:

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