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Object Place: Salem, Ohio
Overall: 1.9 x 16 x 16 cm (3/4 x 6 5/16 x 6 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware wtih white glaze and painted decoration
Not On View
Triangular plate, slightly raised by a circular foot, has a round depression in center (to recieve a cup). Points of plate are rounded and sides slightly bowed. Each corner is decorated with a painted playing cards symbol: red heart, black club and black spade. Circular area outline in red/orange; center has red diamond surrounded by a hexagon with added lines on 4 sides (possibly suggesting a card table).
Stamped on bottom in silver:
Brett Angell; gift to MFA 2005.
Gift of Brett Angell