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Plate

English (Liverpool)
about 1770-1790
Possibly by Sadler and Green (English (Liverpool), active 1761-about 1777)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

23.1 cm (9 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

89.151

Medium or Technique

Cream-colored earthenware (creamware) with transfer-printed decoration in black

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Octagonal plate, with slightly molded rim, glazed, transfer-printed in black: Washington on horseback reviewing troops in center, 3 sprays of flowers and “His Excellency General George Washington” on rim.

Inscription

"April 30, 1889" inscribed in label, the rest of which is scratched and abraded.

Markings

Unmarked

Provenance

1888, gift of Misses Harriet Rose White and Emma Stuart White to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 30, 1888)

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses H. R. and E. S. White