Plate

English (Burslem, Staffordshire)
about 1820
Enoch Wood and Sons (working 1783-1845)


Object Place: Europe, England

Accession Number

67.611

Medium or Technique

Lead-glazed earthenware (pearlware), transfer-printed decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

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.

Markings

Transfer-printed mark in blue on underside in scroll with sprig of laurel leaves at either end: "Enoch Wood and Sons Burslem."

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Wakefield