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Miniature Slip Decorated Plate

Artist/Maker:
Unknown
Place Made:
Salem, North Carolina (poss.)
Date Made:
1800-1830 c.
Medium:
redware (glazed)
Dimensions:
DIA 4 11/16
Accession Number:
4607.1
Description:
DESCRIPTION: Miniature redware slip-decorated plate. Crack runs through the center of plate; fine serpentine-like crack on one end, and large, straighter crack on the opposite end. Chipped around the rim. Brown glaze with white/off-white slip around the outside rim, followed by a circle of dots, and center circle of slip. Squared rim with concave booge. Foot. There appears to be a impression on the bottom, but mark is not legible.
Credit Line:
Old Salem Collection