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Octagonal dish

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

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Lloyd E. Hawes

English, about 1715

Object Place

Staffordshire, England

Accession Number

1986.975

Medium or Technique

Earthenware, lead glaze, with slip decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware