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American Decorative Arts
Manufacturer: John Thomson & Sons, Scottish, 1826–1883

Cup Plate, “Indian Chiefs”

ca. 1855

Earthenware with transfer-printed decoration

3 in. (7.62 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1931.1936
Geography: 
Made in Glasgow, Scotland
Culture: 
Scottish
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
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