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

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

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1930.201