Dish

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1750

GUSN

GUSN-7996

Description

Deep circular well with flat bottom. Wide, shaped rim with molded decoration: basket weave reserve alternating with cross hatched diapers enclosing stars and dots; bordered by scrolls. Pale grey tone glaze; probably self-glazed clay body.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dishes (vessels)
molding (forming)
glazing (coating)
salt glaze
stoneware (pottery)
basketmaking
cross-hatching
dots
scrolls (motifs)
stars
Stoneware
Molded
Salt-Glazed
Basket Weave
Cross Hatch
Star
Dot
Scroll
DISH

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2.188 (H), 14.625 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.684