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

Object Type

Food Service T&E

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