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Charger

1991.500 (RS21081)

Description

Bristol delftware charger, with scalloped edge and deep, curved well, displaying Bianco-Sopa-Bianco decoration and chinoiserie landscape to center in underglaze blue, [illeg.] purple and some overglaze yellow.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1770
Location of origin
Bristol, England
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
delftware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
oxidation
tin (metal)
tin glaze
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Bianco Sopra Bianco
CHARGER
chargers (platters)
Chinoiserie
Delftware
delftware
Earthenware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Molded
molding (forming)
oxidation
tin (metal)
tin glaze
Tin Glazed
Tin Oxide
Dimensions
13.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.500
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2474

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