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Combware Platter

1991.420 (RS21106)

Description

Rectangular redware platter; pie-crust edge; combed slip decoration in brown and yellow; lead glazed.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1750
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
molding (forming)
redware
slip (clay)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
earthenware
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
Lead Glazed
Molded
molding (forming)
Platter
platters
Redware
redware
Slip
slip (clay)
Dimensions
10 1/2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.420
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2397

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