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Saucer

Item Information

Title:
Saucer
Description:
White gray clay body w/ transparent glaze. Shallow circular bowl form. Shallow foot ring. Overglaze enamel decoration in well of iron-red ribbon border band enclosing a polychrome floral sprig (rose palette.) Scallop and dot border at rim.
Date:
1785–1795
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
saucers (plates)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
floral patterns
Porcelain
Sprig
Places:
MassachusettsEssex (county)Newbury
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.)
Extent:
1.25 in. (H) Diameter: 5.625 in.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
Accession #:
1985.166
Identifier:
24894