Ashtray, transfer printed bell

Ashtray, transfer printed bell
Title
Ashtray, transfer printed bell
Date 
ca. 1957
Medium 
Earthenware
Dimensions 
Overall: 5/8 x 4 1/4 in. ( 1.6 x 10.8 cm )
Description 
Round creamware ashtray with transfer-printed engraving early Hudson valley bell in center of bowl and arabesque border in relief on surrounding rim.
Credit Line 
Purchase, Foster-Jarvis Fund
Object Number 
1957.256d
Marks 
printed: on reverse: "Early Hudson Valley Bell/ Sleepy Hollow Restorations/ Tarrytown, N.Y."; "WEDGWOOD OF ETRURIA & BARLASTON/ MADE IN ENGLAND" ; starburst symbol;"ENGRAVED BY THE WEDGWOOD STUDIOS" surrounding a diamond shaped figure with swords through it.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group