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Bowl

1930.201 (RS212417)

Description

Black transfer-printed earthenware bowl. Interior border of medallions depicting implements of the sea and war surrounds a central scene depicting a naval battle. Exterior medallions depict Greek figures and a couple of portraits.

Details

Maker
Probably Wedgwood (Manufacturer)
Date
1790-1810
Location of origin
England
Material
creamware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Bowl, Serving
creamware
glazing (coating)
punch bowls
transfer printing
People and organizations
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
L'Insurgent
Neptune
The Constellation
Washington, George, 1732-1799
Dimensions
4 (H), 9 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1930.201
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
33170

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