User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Plate

Start collecting

White plate with gilt edge and transfer print decoration depicting a view of the "Washington Elm" with the incription: "WASHINGTON ELM/ CAMBRIDGE/ JULY 3 1775" in an oval

Marks

Mark: "RB" in two circles and a sun ray pattern.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Asa Gray

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Asa Gray

1880s

Object Place

possibly Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

1.9 x 20.32 x 20.32 cm (3/4 x 8 x 8 in.)

Accession Number

92.2698

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics