Platter

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1840

GUSN

GUSN-38963

Description

Oval pearlware platter with molded feather and fish scale rim. Edge is painted blue. Two areas where glaze did not completely cover earthenware body. Two chips on rim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

platters
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
hand-painted
molding (forming)
Dish, Serving
Platter
Platter

Inscription

"16" (impressed)

Associated Building

Original To 28 Chestnut Street,

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Staffordshire, England

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

1 3/4 x 13 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Amey L. Willson

Accession Number

1937.237

Places

Probably