Shell Edge Pearlware Plate Rim, Body, and Base Sherd

(1800 - ca. 1830s)

One pearlware plate rim, body, and base sherd decorated with a scalloped and underglaze painted green Neoclassically-inspired molded shell edge on the interior surface. There is some discoloration on the glaze and paste, which may be from burning or a privy. The marley width is 7/8 inches and the plate diameter is approximately 9 1/2 inches.

7 Hanover Square

Manhattan, 7 Hanover Square

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