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Object ID 1975.017.036 a
Object Name Plate
Collection Ceramics
Credit line Bequest of Lydia Laird
Date 1939
Made Wedgwood
Makers mark Wedgwood
Description White dinner plate with a molded floral border ("My Garden" pattern) and a central green transfer-printed image of the Read House. Maker's information is printed on the reverse: "The Read House / New-Castle-On-The-Delaware / 1801 / First Edition / Wedgwood / Etruria / England"; also a Boston importer's mark and the letters "P" And "G" in addition to "Wedgwood" and "1939" transfer decals.
Dimensions H-0.875 Dia-10.625 inches
Dimension Details
Owned Lydia Laird
Provenance Bequest of Lydia Laird: These plates were commissioned by the Lairds.
Subjects Tableware
Porcelain
People Laird, Lydia
Search Terms Plates
Tableware
Read House
Lydia Laird
Wedgwood
Room Bathing Room
Material Bone china
Place of Origin England