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Dessert plate set

Description

Set of seventeen whiteware dessert plates with pink luster leaves and edges. Center design of red flowers, leaves and grapes. Set consists of nine small plates and eight larger plates.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1850
Possibly
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
earthenware
luster (optical property)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
dessert plates
earthenware
luster (optical property)
Plate, Dessert
Accession Number
1958.339
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
291590

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