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Plate

English (Colbridge, Staffordshire)
about 1820-35
Made by Clews Manufactory, Staffordshire, England (active about 1818-1836)


Object Place: Europe, England

Accession Number

68.835

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Scenic medallion in center showing house in landscape with two figures supported by figures of Justice and Liberty; “America” and “Independence” on their pedestals; Medallion of Washington at left. The names of 15 states in scallops around rim.

Markings

Impressed "CLEWS WARRANTED STAFFORDSHIRE" in circle enclosing a crown.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Meyer