Platter

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1820

GUSN

GUSN-7979

Description

Leeds-type. White octagonal body; deep ovoid cavetto terminating in flat bottom. Wide rim with incised line border reminiscent of feather-edge. Green underglaze edging.

Details

Descriptive Terms

platters
creamware
glazing (coating)
incising
tin (metal)
deckle edges
Creamware
Leeds
Tin Glazed
Incised
Shell Edge
PLATTER

Inscription

Impressed on bottom: 16

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

12.25 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.670