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1991.724 (RS21045)

Description

Medium size, round with deep well. Face covered with rusty brown glaze; slip decoration in rings of wavy and straight lines; sunburst-like circles at center. Unglazed back.

Details

Maker
Possibly Brooks, Hervey (Maker)
Possibly Brooks Pottery (Maker)
Possibly Seymour Pottery (Maker)
Date
1815-1850
Inscriptions
Typed paper label (NFL) on bottom underside: Seymour, Hartford or/Brooks, Goshen?/WATKINS 45, 47
Location of origin
Goshen, CT, USA; Hartford, CT, USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
redware
slip (clay)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
glazing (coating)
Plate
plates (dishes)
Redware
redware
Slip
slip (clay)
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
1 1/2 x 9 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.724
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8511

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