Plate with Table Rock, Niagara Falls

Enoch Wood & Sons1830-1840

Gardiner Museum

Gardiner Museum

Blue plate with transfer print of Table Rock at Niagara Falls. The scene shows two figures standing in front of the waterfall at Table Rock.

One of the earliest Canadian views printed on tableware, this pattern was a popular souvenir and often collected as an American scene, hense the American seal stamp. In 1867 Table Rock was eroding and destroyed for safety reasons.

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  • Title: Plate with Table Rock, Niagara Falls
  • Creator: Enoch Wood & Sons
  • Date Created: 1830-1840
  • Physical Dimensions: Overall: 1 × 10 1/4 in. (2.5 × 26 cm)
  • Medium: Earthenware with blue transfer print
  • Culture: English
  • Credit Line: The Barbara and James Moscovich Collection of Canadian Historical China