Bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1750-1760

GUSN

GUSN-2169

Description

Footed Wheildon-type with mottled or "tortoise shell" colored lead glazes, the outside decorated with two raised foliate decorations.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bowls (vessels)
glazing (coating)
ceramic (material)
tortoise shell
Creamware
BOWL

Inscription

Paper label on bottom underside: ""LOT NO./REMARKS"" [apparently the remainder of an auction house label].

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2 3/4 (H), 5 7/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.179

Places

England (United Kingdom) [country]