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Saucer - Ceramic, circa 1814-circa mid-20th century Archaeology Reg. No: HA 262

Description:
One fragment of an earthenware saucer. Decoration is transfer print of an unidentified pattern in purple. Earliest date of manufacture is circa 1814.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Godden Mackay Logan Heritage Consultants, 2009
Discipline: Archaeology - Historical

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Tagged with: world heritage, royal exhibition building, archaeology, eating dining
Themes this item is part of: World Heritage, World Futures, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Royal Exhibition Building Western Forecourt Collection
Primary Classification: HISTORICAL ARCHAEOLOGY
Secondary Classification: Food Service
Tertiary Classification: tea consumption
Activity: Food service
Specific Activity: Tea consumption
Trench Unit Number: E14/11 & 15
Manufacturer: c 1814-c 1958
References: Samford 1997: 20
Bibliography:
  1. [Article - Journal] Samford, Patricia. 1997. Response to Market: Dating English Underglaze Transfer-Printed Wares. Historical Archaeology. 31 (2), 1997, 20 Pages

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