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    William Henry Harrison: Magnificent Large Ironstone Platter, One of the Most Sought After Pieces of Political China. Only a handful are known of this dramatic 15.25" platter, and this one is in superb condition. Highly decorative chickweed border surrounds military bust of William Henry Harrison with "Hero of the Thames 1813" above, and name and military symbols below. It was issued for the 1840 political campaign. Interestingly, we recently had occasion to do some consulting work for direct descendants of both Presidents Harrison, and that family still retains an example of the very platter, saved by William Henry Harrison's family in 1840 and treasured by generations of the family.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2008
    1st Saturday
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