Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1750-1775

GUSN

GUSN-10726

Description

Octagonal creamware; Whieldon-type plate; molded with incised narrow line to edges; overall decoration of mottled black, brown blue and green lead glazes.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
molding (forming)
tortoise shell
Earthenware
Molded
Wheildon
Neoclassical
Lead Glazed
Plate

Inscription

Paper label on reverse: [indistinct -- mostly scrathced off dealer or auction house label]

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Possibly Wheildon, Thomas (Maker)

Location of Origin

Staffordshire, England; England

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

8 3/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.583