9 October 2002
A HISTORICAL STAFFORDSHIRE WELL-AND-TREE PLATTER
John and William Ridgway, Cauldon Place, Shelton, England, 1814-1830
The large oval platter with stepped framing rim decorated with blue transfer printing of floral reserves, the center image depicting the Capitol in Washington, DC, the back marked Beauties of America CAPITOL WASHINGTON J&W Ridgway
20½ x 15½in.
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