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Creamware teapot

Creamware teapot

This is a portion of a cylindrical teapot with handle attachments. The vessel...

Pearlware saucer with blue transfer print design

Pearlware saucer with...

This saucer has a bucolic scene of a tavern in the woods with three men in th...

Hand-painted saucer

Hand-painted saucer

Pearlware saucer with delicate hand-painted decoration. This is a fine exampl...

Creamware dinner plate

Creamware dinner plate

Creamware dinner plate with raised rim.


Iron fork, Fork with bone handles, Part of an iron fork

Iron fork, Fork with ...

Two tine iron fork with flat tang and bone handle plates, with cross-hatched ...

Kettle Leg

Kettle Leg

This is a fragment from an iron cooking kettle. The presence of legs allowed ...

Pearlware Platter fragment

Pearlware Platter fra...

Two large pieces remain of this oval platter with green shell-edge decoration...

Hand-painted pearlware tea cup

Hand-painted pearlwar...

One of a set of twelve tea cups and saucers with blue and brown hand-painted ...


Hand-painted pearlware tea cup

Hand-painted pearlwar...

Tea cup hand-painted in blue. A matching saucer has also been found.

Teapot handle

Teapot handle

Typical example of the gnarled, tree branch-shaped handles and spouts, called...

Glass medicine vial, Bordeaux style wine bottle, Redware storage pot, Chestnut 16-rib pocket flask, Redware bottle, Quart beer-style bottle

Glass medicine vial, ...

Light green glass apothecary vial, missing only a portion of the flanged lip....

Hand-painted pearlware saucer fragments

Hand-painted pearlwar...

The painted designs on these saucer fragments match those on the tea cup 2004...


Hand-painted saucers

Hand-painted saucers

Hand-painted pearlware saucer with yellow and brown floral sprigs. (Upper Cen...

Pearlware plate with blue shell-edge design

Pearlware plate with ...

This is a partially reconstructed plate with blue shell-edge decoration.

Creamware Dinner Plate

Creamware Dinner Plate

This small dinner plate has a raised rim. Most of the sherds have been scorch...

Hand-painted pearlware vessel fragments

Hand-painted pearlwar...

These sherds may be from a handleless tea cup. Their hand-painted design is a...


Pearlware muffin with blue transfer print design

Pearlware muffin with...

This small plate is decorated with a pattern called View of the Imperial Park...

Plain creamware bowl

Plain creamware bowl

This reconstructed bowl has a raised footring. The hemispherical shape of thi...

Pearlware dinner plate

Pearlware dinner plate

Pearlware plate with green shell-edge design. The edging is impressed and coc...

Pearlware saucer with blue transfer print design

Pearlware saucer with...

Many of the sherds from this saucer are badly scorched from burning. The patt...


Teapot lid

Teapot lid

This teapot lid (finial is missing) is a type of ceramic ware called Jackfiel...

Pearlware muffin

Pearlware muffin

A muffin is a small dinner plate measuring between 6 and 8 inches across. Thi...

Redware Pitcher fragments ?

Redware Pitcher fragm...

These sherds are from a redware vessel with a maroon glaze on its exterior, a...

Iron, pewter, and pewter alloy spoon fragments

Iron, pewter, and pew...

A variety of spoons and spoon fragments have been found at Davidsonville. Of ...


Pearlware Saucer fragments

Pearlware Saucer frag...

This assortment of sherds from saucers illustrates the range of colors and de...

Pearlware platter

Pearlware platter

Oval-shaped pearlware platter with evenly scalloped blue shell-edge decoration.

Sauce tureen lid

Sauce tureen lid

Lid from a pearlware condiment storage vessel with blue shell-edge decoration...

Creamware teapot lid

Creamware teapot lid

This creamware lid fits the teapot described above. Note the vent hole for al...


Sauceboat/Pitcher/Teapot Handle

Sauceboat/Pitcher/Tea...

Hand-painted with a design of blue flowers, stems, and leaves, this pearlware...

Hand-painted pearlware tea cup

Hand-painted pearlwar...

This tea cup is decorated with stylized flowers, leaves and stems in bright s...

Hand-painted pearlware handleless tea cup (blue,
green and brown)

Hand-painted pearlwar...

This pearlware tea cup has a delicate floral hand-painted decoration. There i...

Hand-painted pearlware handleless tea cup (blue, gold, green, brown)

Hand-painted pearlwar...

This is a handleless tea cup decorated with a brightly colored hand-painted f...


Redware bottle

Redware bottle

This attractive vessel is redware with a clear lead glaze. Redware is a type ...

Redware pot

Redware pot

This large redware vessel would have been used to store foods such as lard, h...

Undersized quart beer-style bottles (dark green glass)

Undersized quart beer...

One reconstructed cylindrical English bottle and fragments of at least one ot...

Bordeaux-style wine bottle (green glass)

Bordeaux-style wine b...

This light green cylindrical bottle was reconstructed from fragments found in...


Forks

Forks

Forks were not commonly used in England until the eighteenth century. Forks w...

Knives

Knives

This photograph illustrates table knives and folding knife fragments found at...

Hand-painted pearlware saucer

Hand-painted pearlwar...

Saucer that matches tea cup 2004-666-76.