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Hospital, Boston #2 - R. Stevenson

Pattern Category: Places

Series: Vine Border

Object Type: Dinner and Dessert Wares


  • Diameter: 8.25 inches


The pattern on this plate is also known in a version with the Two Medallion Portrait border.  (See that version, Hospital Boston #1, in this exhibit). Massachusetts General Hospital was designed by Charles Bulfinch and built on the banks of the Charles River; the cornerstone was laid with great ceremony on July 4, 1818.