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Wash Basin

1977.728 (RS117050)

Description

Deep bowl form with flat broad rim; high circular foot ring; white clay body with pearl glaze; no surface decoration.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1850
Inscriptions
Impressed ""X"" on bottom.
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
earthenware
pearlware
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
BASIN
basins (vessels)
earthenware
Earthenware
Pearlware
pearlware
Dimensions
4.625 x 11.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.728
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4514

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