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American Decorative Arts
Maker: Delftfield, founded 1748

Plate

1750–70

Tin-glazed earthenware

h.: 1 in. (2.5 cm) diam.: 8 1/16 in. (20.5 cm)
Gift of Henry Baldwin, B.A. 1874
1906.11
Geography: 
Made in Glasgow, Scotland
Owned in West Hartford, Connecticut
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
British
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Plate formerly owned by the Millard family of West Hartford, Conn.; bought in 1876 by Henry Baldwin; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Vanessa Habib, Making for America: Transatlantic Craftsmanship: Scotland and the Americas in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries (Edinburgh: Society of Antiquries of Scotland, 2013), 131.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.