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Food cover

Description

White body w/ lobed rim; dark brown printed image of supplicant, chained slave near palm tree (taken from emblem of English Society for the Abolition of Slave Trade. Domed w/ "rope" border in relief.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1840
Material
porcelain
transfer printing
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
Abolition
cookware
COVER, FOOD
covers (overlying objects)
emancipation
porcelain
Porcelain
Slavery
slavery
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
6.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1961.168C
GUSN
15608

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