English (Burslem, Staffordshire)
Enoch Wood and Sons (working 1783-1845)
Object Place: Europe, England
Medium or Technique
Lead-glazed earthenware (pearlware), transfer-printed decoration
Not On View
Blue and White. Large circular medallion in center with figures representing the landing of the Pilgrims. Around edge of medallion reads “The Landing of the Fathers at Plymouth, Dec. 22, 1620.” Border of florid scroll work with eagles and two medallions commemorating the dates of George Washington and America’s Independence. Original issue.
Transfer-printed mark in blue on underside in scroll with sprig of laurel leaves at either end: "Enoch Wood and Sons Burslem."
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Wakefield