Commemorative plate from the Universal Exposition, 1889

 
Commemorative plate from the Universal Exposition, 1889
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  • Title :     Commemorative plate from the Universal Exposition, 1889
  • Artist:     Sarreguemines Pottery Manufacturer
  • Accession:     87.1402.7.1
  • Country:     France Digoin
  • Date:     circa 1889
  • Dimensions:     Inches 8-1/2 diameter, Centimeters 21.6 diameter
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Collection Theme:     World's Fairs and Expositions
  • Subject:     World's Fairs and Expositions , Ceramics/Ceramic Design , Commemoration , Figurative
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     87.1402.7.1.JPG
  • Tags:     World's Fairs and Expositions~Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Polychrome decal decorated earthenware commemorative plate on overall cream gloss glazed ground; depicts a group of Americans from different nationalities, incomes, businesses, etc.; including a soldier, American Indian, farmer, plantation owner, etc.