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Plate, USS San Diego, #2010-75-8

A white stoneware plate recovered from USS San Diego with the glazed cracked.  It has a continuous green flower and vine pattern around the border.
Title: USS San Diego Plate, DON #2010-75-8
Caption: White Glazed Stoneware Plate with a Green Flower and Vine Border from WWI-era USS San Diego (Armored Cruiser No. 6)
Description: This officer’s plate with decorative transfer green border was recovered from WWI-era armored cruiser USS San Diego (Armored Cruiser No. 6). On the plate’s base, a maker’s mark of a crown is shown with the words “John Maddock & Sons Ltd. / Royal Vitreous / wport”. This suggests that the plate was made by John Maddock & Sons and the printed mark dates around 1896.
Accession #: 2010-75-8
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