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1991.171 (RS21047)

Description

Creamware plate molded with foliate edge, incised double-line definition and raised "rice grain" decoration around the rim, with overall mottled/sponged brown lead glaze with green splashes, of Whieldon-Wedgwood type (tortoiseshell ware).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1760
Inscriptions
Fabric tape label on reverse: ""LITTLE"".
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
ceramic (material)
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
Ceramic
ceramic (material)
creamware
Creamware
glazing (coating)
Molded
molding (forming)
PLATE
plates (dishes)
tortoise shell
Dimensions
9.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.171
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2161

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