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Description

Scalloped edge with scrolled, honeycomb and basketweave border in relief; mottled blue "tortoise shell" glaze with green, brown and yellow splotches.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1785
Inscriptions
Adhesive tape on bottom: ""Tortoiseshell...[illeg.]...1759/1795""
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Earthenware
glazing (coating)
PLATE
plates (dishes)
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Wheildon
Dimensions
9.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1939.379
Credit Line
Bequest of Mrs. Eva R. Greeley
GUSN
16201

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