Artist:Robert Cochran & Son
Medium: Glazed earthenware
Dimensions: 1 1/2 x 9 5/8 x 9 in. (3.8 x 24.4 x 22.9 cm)
Museum Location: American Art Galleries, 5th Floor, Imagining the New Nation’s Landscape, 1800–1880
Accession Number: 2013.37.4
Catalogue Description: A molded square earthenware plate with a white ground and transfer-printed decoration in brown ink. A wide band of interlaced vegetal motifs, with a border of triangles and circles, runs along the slightly wavy rim. Within the recessed square at the center of the plate is a scene depicting white and black men panning gold in a river against a backdrop of mountains, tents and rich vegetation. The handles on the sides with three slightly raised knobs. CONDITION: Very good condition.