Shape Type: Dinner & Dessert Wares

Pattern Type: Naval and Marine

Date: 1817-1820

Dimensions:

  • Length: 17.63 in (44.7802 cm)
  • Width: 13.50 in (34.29 cm)

Maker: Unknown

Description:

Earthenware indented platter printed in blue with a scene named Day Sea Battle.  In a stormy sea, a three-masted frigate is turning before the wind while firing a broadside at two similar ships who are in pursuit. Three sailing boats are nearby.

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