Charger

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1780-1840

GUSN

GUSN-8491

Description

Deep with wide well (3") and straight sides. Rim with finely tooled small notching. Orange glazed face with white/yellow slip decoration at center of cross-sectional circle enclosed by squiggly-lined square. Back unglazed.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chargers (platters)
glazing (coating)
redware
slip (clay)
throwing (pottery technique)
lead glaze
Redware
Thrown
Slip
Notched
Lead Glazed
Charger

Inscription

Handwritten on paper label on bottom underside: "Huntington/Long Island" (handwritten)

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

New York, Long Island

Dimensions

10 3/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.707

Places

New York state (United States)
Huntington (Suffolk county, New York state)