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Visual display of the Dish


  • 1820-1850
  • The front of the dish has a clear lead glaze and green and white slip decoration. The center design is a stylized frond, but migration of the slip makes the motif almost imperceptible. The back of the plate is incised “EK”. The mark occurred after firing, but appears to be nineteenth-century. For a dish with related decoration on the marly, see Linda Carnes-McNaughton, “Solomon Loy: Master Potter of the Carolina Piedmont,” in Ceramics in America, edited by Robert Hunter and Luke Beckerdite (Lebanon, N.H.: University Press of New England, 2010), p. 130, fig. 42.

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Description of Original
Lead-glazed earthenware, Diam. 11 3/8 in
Location of Original
Ker Feal, The Barnes Foundation
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