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

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.684