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1992.583 (RS21104)

Description

Octagonal creamware; Whieldon-type plate; molded with incised narrow line to edges; overall decoration of mottled black, brown blue and green lead glazes.

Details

Maker
Possibly Wheildon, Thomas (Maker)
Date
1750-1775
Inscriptions
Paper label on reverse: [indistinct -- mostly scrathced off dealer or auction house label]
Location of origin
Staffordshire, England; England
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
molding (forming)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Earthenware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
Lead Glazed
Molded
molding (forming)
Neoclassical
Plate
plates (dishes)
tortoise shell
Wheildon
Dimensions
8 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.583
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
10726

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