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Tea Bowl

1957.167 (RS211482)

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware footed tea bowl. Floral border surrounds the interior rim. Scenes of Lafayette at the grave of Franklin adorns the exterior body.

Details

Maker
Enoch Wood & Sons (Maker)
Date
1820-1830
Location of origin
Burslem, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
Bowl, Drinking
Bowl, Tea
earthenware
tea bowls
transfer printing
People and organizations
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 3 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1957.167
Credit Line
Gift of John B. Morris, Jr.
GUSN
45928
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