A Sgraffito Decorated
An Original by
Lehigh County, Pennsylvania
Pea Fowl -
A large and heavy handmade octagonal
redware slip decorated charger. A rich deep reddish brown with pale
yellow and green slip. The design at the center is of a Pea Fowl on
a Tulip Flower with a tulip vine border and mottled green accents. A charming
design based on one of the early Pennsylvania Redware potters of the 18th
and early 19th centuries.
A gorgeous glaze and a simply beautiful
piece of revivalist redware. The impresed mark of James Seagraves on
Size: 11" x 11" and 1-1/2"