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1991.179 (RS21056)

Description

Footed Wheildon-type with mottled or "tortoise shell" colored lead glazes, the outside decorated with two raised foliate decorations.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1760
Inscriptions
Paper label on bottom underside: ""LOT NO./REMARKS"" [apparently the remainder of an auction house label].
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
BOWL
bowls (vessels)
ceramic (material)
Creamware
glazing (coating)
tortoise shell
Dimensions
2 3/4 (H), 5 7/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.179
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2169

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