Platter

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1868-1880

GUSN

GUSN-40043

Description

Large oval Ironstone platter. Undecorated. Platter is discolored with chip on rim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

platters
ironstone (pottery)
earthenware
Dish, Serving
Platter
Platter

Inscription

"WARRANTED SUPERIOR / IRONSTONE CHINA / MERCER POTTERY CO." [around 2 shields] (printed)

Maker

Mercer Pottery Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Trenton, NJ, USA

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

2 x 13 x 20 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horace Morison

Accession Number

1938.1368

Places

Brookline (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
Trenton (Mercer county, New Jersey)