Platter

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1804-1840

GUSN

GUSN-46595

Description

Oval pearlware platter with molded feather and fish scale rim. Edge is painted blue.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

"ADAMS WARRANTED STAFFORDSHIRE" (Text impressed in a cirlce)

Maker

William Adams & Sons (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Tunstall/Stoke, England, Staffordshire; Staffordshire, England

Dimensions

1 1/4 x 15 x 12 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Byron Dexter

Accession Number

1962.40