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Charger

1991.707 (RS21110)

Description

Deep with wide well (3") and straight sides. Rim with finely tooled small notching. Orange glazed face with white/yellow slip decoration at center of cross-sectional circle enclosed by squiggly-lined square. Back unglazed.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1840
Inscriptions
Handwritten on paper label on bottom underside: "Huntington/Long Island" (handwritten)
Location of origin
New York, Long Island
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
redware
slip (clay)
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Huntington (Suffolk county, New York state)
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Charger
chargers (platters)
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
Lead Glazed
Notched
Redware
redware
Slip
slip (clay)
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Dimensions
10 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.707
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8491

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