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Charger

Description

White clay body with colorless glaze. No defined rim or well. Circular body with dished interior; circular foot ring. Hand painted enamel was decoration: matte pale yellow ground with white and purple iris or orchid motif. Signed in overlapping monogram and date: “CAB/1888”

Details

Maker
Bowen, Carolyn (Painter)
Date
1888
Inscriptions
CAB/1888 (CAB in stylized overlapping monogram)
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Charger
chargers (platters)
Dish, Serving
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Iris
Orchid
Platter
porcelain
Porcelain
Dimensions
10 (D) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.778
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64030

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