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1933

  • Work on this object began.

1943

  • Work on this object ended.

1992

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2022

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Travel Plate

This is a plate. It was manufactured by Wedgwood. It is dated ca. 1938 and we acquired it in 1992. Its medium is glazed earthenware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Paul F. Walter. It is credited Gift of Paul Walter.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 2 x 25.3 cm (13/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

It has the following markings

On underside: Transfer-printed in black, "TRAVEL/DESIGNED BY/RAVILIOUS". Underneath, also transfer-printed in black, a circular mark, "WEDGWOOD OF ETRURIA & BARLASTON/MADE IN ENGLAND." Underglaze pattern number written in red, "TK472 (unclear). Impressed date code, "WEDGWOOD/ID54".

Cite this object as

Travel Plate; Manufactured by Wedgwood (United Kingdom); England; glazed earthenware; H x diam.: 2 x 25.3 cm (13/16 x 9 15/16 in.); Gift of Paul Walter; 1992-42-3

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