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Plate

Date:
ca. 1828–ca. 1830
Geography:
Made in Staffordshire, England
Culture:
British (American market)
Medium:
Earthenware, transfer-printed
Dimensions:
Diam. 6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Bequest of Mary Mandeville Johnston, from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Edward W. S. Johnston, 1914
Accession Number:
14.102.82
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: printed in blue on the face: THE / GRAND ERIE CANAL. / A SPLENDID MONUMENT OF THE / ENTERPRISE & RESOURCES / OF THE STATE OF / NEW YORK / INDEBTED FOR ITS EARLY COMME- / NCEMENT & RAPID COMPLETION / TO THE ACTIVE ENERGIES, PREEMINE- / NT TALENTS & ENLIGHTENED POLICY / OF / DE WITT CLINTON. / LATE GOVERNOR OF / THE STATE.

Marking: impressed on the back: FIELD & CLARK / UTICA [in outer circle] / IMPORTERS / OF / EARTHENWARE [in inner circle]; 3
Mrs. Mary Mandeville Johnston, New York, until 1914
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