Underglaze Painted Pearlware Saucer

(ca. 1795 - ca. 1815)

One mended pearlware saucer consisting of body and base sherds with a footring and a polychrome design. The interior surface is decorated with an underglaze painted floral motif featuring single and clusters of red/orange and blue flowers with brown stems and green leaves scattered around the face of the bowl. There is a blue painter's mark on the exterior surface of the base. This is an example of pearlware design #43. Additional base, body, and rim fragments featuring this design are present. The base diameter is approximately 7.5 cm.

7 Hanover Square

Manhattan, 7 Hanover Square

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