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Manufacturer: James and Ralph Clews, British, active 1817–35
Honorand: George Washington, American, 1732–1799, LL.D. 1781

Plate, States with Portrait of Washington, America blindfolded, and Independence kneeling and a view of low two-story structure, probably the White House

1817–34

Blue, transfer-printed earthenware

7 3/4 in. (19.69 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1930.3126
Geography: 
Manufactured in Cobridge, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England
Depicted White House, Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Culture: 
British
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
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