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Bowl

(Inside) A stock print of a ship with an American flag. Drum, anchor, cannon, and trident designs around rim. (Outside) Portraits of Benjamin Franklin and George Washington, and two English pastoral scenes.

Artist/maker unknown, English

Geography:
Probably printed in Liverpool, England, Europe

Date:
c. 1800

Medium:
Lead-glazed earthenware (creamware) with transfer-printed decoration

Dimensions:
4 1/4 x 9 3/16 inches (10.8 x 23.3 cm)

Curatorial Department:
European Decorative Arts and Sculpture

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
1940-16-139

Credit Line:
Bequest of R. Wistar Harvey, 1940

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Label:
The decoration of this bowl includes busts of Benjamin Franklin and George Washington on the outside and a ship with an American flag on the inside.

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