"Western Star" Plate, mid-19th century
This is a Plate. It was manufactured by William Ridgway (& Co.). It is dated mid-19th century and we acquired it in 2002. Its medium is earthenware, transfer-printed decoration. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
This object was
Paul F. Walter.
It is credited
Gift of Paul F. Walter.
Its dimensions are
2.5 h. x 24 diameter cm (1 x 9 7/16 in. )
It has the following markings
printed on underside:classical urn, beehive, flowers and foliage atop base with "Western Star" printed across front; "WR" over floral swags printed beneath.
Cite this object as
"Western Star" Plate, mid-19th century; Manufactured by William Ridgway (& Co.) (United Kingdom); England; earthenware, transfer-printed decoration; 2.5 h. x 24 diameter cm (1 x 9 7/16 in. ); Gift of Paul F. Walter; 2001-25-5