Dessert plate set

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1790-1850

GUSN

GUSN-291590

Description

Set of seventeen whiteware dessert plates with pink luster leaves and edges. Center design of red flowers, leaves and grapes. Set consists of nine small plates and eight larger plates.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dessert plates
earthenware
luster (optical property)
Plate, Dessert

Associated Building

Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances Sortwell

Accession Number

1958.339

Date

1790-1850 (Possibly)

Places

Possibly