Charger

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1825-1855

GUSN

GUSN-2407

Description

Redware dish of large and shallow rounded form with tooled finely-notched edge, its face covered with an orange glaze and inscibed in slip; back unglazed.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chargers (platters)
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
redware
slip (clay)
Charger

Inscription

Inscribed with slip on face: ""forgive / all injuries"" (in script).

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

14 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.430