Underglaze Painted Pearlware Saucer

(ca. 1795 - ca. 1815)

One mended pearlware saucer consisting of rim, body, base, and footring sherds. The interior surface is decorated with a double brown line below the interior rim with yellow leaves and polychrome underglaze painted floral designs featuring blue and yellow flowers and green leaves. The decoration colors primarily consist of yellow, brown, green, and blue. There is a brown painter's mark on the exterior surface of the base. This is an example of pearlware design #30. Additional base, body, and rim fragments featuring this design are present. The base diameter is approximately 9.5 cm., the rim diameter is 16 cm., and the height is 3.5 cm.

7 Hanover Square

Manhattan, 7 Hanover Square

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