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Partial dinner service

Artist/Maker:
Whieldon, Thomas
Place Made:
Great Britain
Date Made:
1760-1780
Medium:
earthenware/creamware
Dimensions:
HOA: 13/16; DIA: 9 5/8
Accession Number:
2224.14
Description:
DESCRIPTION: Plate, creamware tortoise shell with feather-edge rim design. “Clouding” effect on ledge and chip missing in well. One of a set of twenty pieces.

ATTRIBUTION: This piece could possibly be from the Thomas Whieldon’s factory but we can not be sure since many of his contemporaries copied his work and he did not sign his pieces.

Credit Line:
Gift of Frank L. Horton