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1949.684 (RS119795)

Description

Deep circular well with flat bottom. Wide, shaped rim with molded decoration: basket weave reserve alternating with cross hatched diapers enclosing stars and dots; bordered by scrolls. Pale grey tone glaze; probably self-glazed clay body.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1750
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
salt glaze
stoneware (pottery)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Basket Weave
basketmaking
Cross Hatch
cross-hatching
DISH
dishes (vessels)
Dot
dots
glazing (coating)
Molded
molding (forming)
salt glaze
Salt-Glazed
Scroll
scrolls (motifs)
Star
stars
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
Dimensions
2.188 (H), 14.625 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.684
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7996

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