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Charger

1991.711 (RS21113)

Description

Round with deep rounded sides. Thrown and notched edged. Face covered with brick-red glaze and slip decoration in three plume-like wavy patterned lines. Unglazed back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1899
Inscriptions
Impressed on bottom underside: 6 [or 9]
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
Pennsylvania (United States)
Descriptive terms
Charger
chargers (platters)
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
Lead Glazed
Notched
Redware
redware
Slip
slip (clay)
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Dimensions
1.25 (H), 10.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.711
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8495

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