Charger

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-200022

Description

Circular brass charger with flat bottom and short sides. Engraved Arabic style decoration of three crescent shapes filled with six-pointed stars and squares with Arabic script. Crescent shapes are separated by three plant like shapes. Sides of tray have engraved arch decoration.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chargers (platters)
brass (alloy)
Charger

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

5/8 (H), 11 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1718