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1939.382 (RS213960)

Description

Earthenware plate with a scrolled scalloped edge. Molded corn husk border. Tortoiseshell design with mottled brown, green, and blue glaze.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1785
Inscriptions
Paper label on bottom: ""Manganese/ Brown""
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
Dish, Eating
earthenware
Earthenware
glazing (coating)
Honeycomb
Plate, Food
plates (dishes)
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Wheildon
Dimensions
9 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1939.382
Credit Line
Bequest of Mrs. Eva R. Greeley
GUSN
40277

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