Plate commemorating the opening of the St. Lawrence Seaway - ROM2009_10571_12

ROM2009_10571_12

Plate commemorating the opening of the St. Lawrence Seaway

Maker: Wedgwood (established 1759)
Medium:Earthenware, underglaze transfer-printed decoration
Geography: Etruria, Staffordshire, England
Date: 1959
Dimensions:
2.3 (height) x 26.5 (diameter) cm
Object number: 2008.2.24
Credit Line: Gift of Conrad Biernacki and Brian Musselwhite
Not on view
DescriptionThis plate commemorates the opening of the St. Lawrence Seaway by Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh. Its decorative design features images of communities such as Kingston, Brockville, Quebec, Toronto and Montreal, that are connected by the waterway.
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