Charger

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1888

GUSN

GUSN-64030

Description

White clay body with colorless glaze. No defined rim or well. Circular body with dished interior; circular foot ring. Hand painted enamel was decoration: matte pale yellow ground with white and purple iris or orchid motif. Signed in overlapping monogram and date: “CAB/1888”

Details

Descriptive Terms

chargers (platters)
porcelain
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Dish, Serving
Platter
Charger
Porcelain
Iris
Orchid
Charger

Inscription

CAB/1888 (CAB in stylized overlapping monogram)

Associated Building

Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.),

Maker

Bowen, Carolyn (Painter)

Location of Origin

USA

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

10 (D) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret Carson Holt

Accession Number

1970.778