There is one other image of this object. This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions), and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.

 

See more objects with the color tan darkolivegreen darkslategrey darkseagreen lightslategrey or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline

1983

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2022

  • You found it!

Platter

This is a platter. It was painted by W. S. Coleman and made by Minton's Art Pottery Studio. It is dated 1871 and we acquired it in 1983. Its medium is glazed earthenware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. It is credited Gift from the Thomas W. Evans Collection from University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 4 x 39 cm (1 9/16 x 15 3/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Impressed on underside: Minton / I / U/ 15/ date symbol for 1871

It is signed

Lower edge: WS Coleman

Cite this object as

Platter; Made by Minton's Art Pottery Studio ; glazed earthenware; H x diam.: 4 x 39 cm (1 9/16 x 15 3/8 in.); Gift from the Thomas W. Evans Collection from University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine; 1983-69-21

This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions). You can copy, modify, and distribute this work without contacting the Smithsonian. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18800997/ |title=Platter |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=4 December 2022 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>