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Description

Circular, molded, creamware plate with bead-and-reel or gadrooned edge and a pierced rim featuring a continuous band of pointed ovals, hearts, diamonds, and dots; shallow foot ring. Deep cream body with a finely crazed, clear glaze having a yellow cast.

Date

1770-1780


Geography


Material/Technique

Earthenware, lead-glazed (creamware)


Dimensions

Overall (H x W x D): 15/16 in. x 9 3/4 in. x 9 3/4 in. (2.38 cm x 24.77 cm x 24.77 cm)


Credit Line

Purchase, 1990


Object Number

M-3432/A


Colors (Beta)


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