Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1785-1810

GUSN

GUSN-7948

Description

White body with scalloped edge. Wide, dished rim with molded border decoration: feather edge with floral sprig bouquets and lotus-like blossom. Green mineral colored decoration under glaze. Deep cavettoed well. Shaped foot ring.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
tin (metal)
lotus (motif)
Earthenware
Pearlware
Lotus
Tin Glazed
PLATE

Inscription

Impressed on bottom: [round, pointy symbol On face and on back: [three stilt marks]

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

10.125 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.659