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Leaf-shaped dish

1962.35 (RS206911)

Description

Small, pearlware dish in the shape of a maple leaf. The rim of the leaf is scallop-molded and painted blue. The dish interior is hand-painted with blue lines in imitation of the veins of a leaf.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1830
Location of origin
England
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
molding (forming)
pearlware
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Dish, Nut
Dish, Serving
dishes (vessels)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
leaf (plant material)
maple (wood)
Mapleleaf
molding (forming)
pearlware
Dimensions
1 1/4 x 6 1/4 x 5 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1962.35
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Byron Dexter
GUSN
46590

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