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Object ID 1958.004.009
Object Name Plate
Collection Ceramics
Credit line Gift of H. Gregg Danby in Memory of J. Kenneth Danby
Date circa 1790
Year Range from 1785
Year Range to 1795
Description Queensware porcelain plate with an elaborate six-sided, scalloped rim and shallow booge. The plate has a central transfer-printed image of a ship with an American flag at the back and text underneath the image: "John Robt. Shields, Master." The rim is decorated with six sprays of black floral bouquets.

Dimensions Dia-10 inches
Owned J. Kenneth Danby
Subjects Porcelain
Commemoration
Souvenirs
Tableware
People Danby, H. Gregg
Danby, J. Kenneth
Search Terms Porcelain
Queensware
John, Robt. Shields, Master
Plates
Room Housekeeper's Office
Material Queensware porcelain
Place of Origin England