Platter

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1795-1820

GUSN

GUSN-7977

Description

Leeds-type. White ovoid body with pearl glaze. Wide scalloped rim with underglaze green edging over impressed feather-edge border. Deep cavetto terminating in flat bottom.

Details

Descriptive Terms

platters
glazing (coating)
impressing
pearlware
tin (metal)
deckle edges
scalloping
Pearlware
Tin Glazed
Scalloped
Impressed
Leeds
Shell Edge
PLATTER

Inscription

Impressed on bottom: [round symbol in four parts]

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

15.75 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.668