Bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1790-1810

GUSN

GUSN-33170

Description

Black transfer-printed earthenware bowl. Interior border of medallions depicting implements of the sea and war surrounds a central scene depicting a naval battle. Exterior medallions depict Greek figures and a couple of portraits.

Details

Descriptive Terms

punch bowls
creamware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Bowl, Serving
Bowl, Serving

Associated Person

Washington, George, 1732-1799
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790

Additional Identification Number

1.1927

People and Organizations

L'Insurgent
The Constellation
Neptune

Washington, George, 1732-1799
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790

Maker

Probably Wedgwood (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

4 (H), 9 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1930.201