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Gravy boat saucer
Object Place: Salem, Ohio
Overall: 1.6 x 16.8 x 16.8 cm (5/8 x 6 5/8 x 6 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware with whtie glaze and painted decoration
Not On View
Triangular plate slightly raised on round foot. Points are rounded and sides are slightly bowed. Central area has a round depression, the rim of the center outline in red; each of 3 points has a painted playing cards symbol: black club, red heart, and black spade. Center has red diamond surrounded by a hexagon with four additional line on four sides (possibly suggesting a card table and chairs).
Stamped in silver:
Brett Angell; gift to MFA 2005.
Gift of Brett Angell