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Octagonal dish

English
about 1715
Traditionally attributed to John Simpson III (English, 1685 - 1774)


Object Place: Europe, England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

35.56 cm (14 in.)

Accession Number

1986.975

Medium or Technique

Earthenware, lead glaze, with slip decoration

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Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Lead-glazed slip-decorated earthenware. Octagonal, yellow ground with light and dark brown slip (old chips on edge). Four press-molded pomegranates separated by fleur-de-lys around impressed center device (thistle?). “I.S.” below.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Lloyd E. Hawes