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Gravy boat saucer

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...

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Marks

Stamped in silver: TRICORNE By Salem U.S. PATENT D. 94245

Provenance

Brett Angell; gift to MFA 2005.

Credit Line

Gift of Brett Angell

American, about 1934

Object Place

Salem, Ohio

Dimensions

Overall: 1.6 x 16.8 x 16.8 cm (5/8 x 6 5/8 x 6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2005.250b

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with whtie glaze and painted decoration

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware