Platter

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1885-1890

GUSN

GUSN-25128

Description

Molded white clay body w/ white glaze. Oval form w/ flat bottom. Wide flat rim w/ shaped edge featuring a double-cyma curve at each end. Rim slants to a deep cavettoed well in conforming form. Printed brown mark: (Ermine folds)

Details

Descriptive Terms

platters
earthenware
Earthenware
Staffordshire
PLATTER

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Sampson Bridgwood & Son (Maker)

Location of Origin

Longton, England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

18.625 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.177