Charger

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1700-1740

GUSN

GUSN-40295

Description

Delftware charger with white glaze and blue decoration. Deep red band around rim. Border of fruit and leaves surrounding a vase of flowers and fruit with bird perched on branch.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chargers (platters)
earthenware
enameling
painting (coating)
glazing (coating)
tin glaze
tin (metal)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
foliation (pattern)
Delft
flowers (plants)
floral patterns
fruit
trees
Dish, Serving
Platter
Charger
Charger

Inscription

"Holland Delft Brown Paste / Tin glaze 1675 to 1725" (Written on adhesive label:)

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Holland

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

2 (H), 14 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Eva R. Greeley

Accession Number

1939.413