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Oval dish

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Oval, broad rim with grooved edges has alternate round and oval grooved depressions painted inside. Raised masks between at sides, flowers at ends. Moulding frames raised figures of Fecundity in center after a Palissy model. Grooves and moulding yellow with brown dashes. Designs in blues and greens.


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Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Lloyd E. Hawes

English (London), about 1660

Object Place

Lambeth, England


5.4 x 40.64 x 49.21 cm (2 1/8 x 16 x 19 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware




Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware