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Visual display of the Dish


  • 1780-1800
  • Attributed to the Salem pottery. The front of the dish is coated with a white engobe and decorated with green and reddish-orange slip. The back is incised “OM” on the bottom. Many Salem dishes have similar pre-firing marks, which were probably prices or indicators of piece-work.

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Attributed name
Salem pottery
Description of Original
Lead-glazed earthenware, Diam. 13 3/4 in
Location of Original
Old Salem Museums & Gardens
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