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Charger

1939.413 (RS210879)

Description

Delftware charger with white glaze and blue decoration. Deep red band around rim. Border of fruit and leaves surrounding a vase of flowers and fruit with bird perched on branch.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1740
Inscriptions
"Holland Delft Brown Paste / Tin glaze 1675 to 1725" (Written on adhesive label:)
Location of origin
Holland
Material
earthenware
enameling
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
tin glaze
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Charger
chargers (platters)
Delft
Dish, Serving
earthenware
enameling
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
foliation (pattern)
fruit
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
Platter
tin (metal)
tin glaze
trees
Dimensions
2 (H), 14 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1939.413
Credit Line
Bequest of Mrs. Eva R. Greeley
GUSN
40295

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