On View: American Identities: A New Look, Making Art: Centennial Era, 5th Floor
2 3/8 x 12 1/4 x 12 1/4 in. (6 x 31.1 x 31.1 cm) (show scale)
Incised on base: "J.M.B. / 1823"
Gift of Huldah Cail Lorimer in memory of George Burford Lorimer
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American. Pie Plate, 1823. Earthenware, 2 3/8 x 12 1/4 x 12 1/4 in. (6 x 31.1 x 31.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Huldah Cail Lorimer in memory of George Burford Lorimer, 56.5.11. Creative Commons-BY
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Pie plate, sgraffito decoration, red earthenware, notched rim, incised decoration of the American flag an eagle with "Liberty" and dove with "Peace and Plenty" and pineapple in center with floral design on each side near rim.
Condition: Rim nicked; glaze crazed.
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