Treen Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1700-1799

GUSN

GUSN-2392

Description

Wooden plate fashioned from a single piece of wood; small rim and shallow well; incised bands on the reverse.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
ash (wood)
carving (processes)
incising
treenware
Carved
Incised
Treen
Plate

Inscription

Handwritten (NFL) on small fabric label on reverse: LITTLE

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

8 1/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.415