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Two Wedgewood Creamware Plates

​Two 18th-century creamware plates, basket weave pattern with open loops on edges. Marked Wedgewood with O under name.

Object number: 1976.2.1

1976.2.2

Dimensions: 9 1/4” in diameter

Given in memory of Mrs. Thomas Campbell Darst (Lauriston Hardin)

Estimated age 1770



What visitors say

Thank you so much for leading us on a guided tour of the Joel Lane House! I had no idea that the kitchen was separate from the main house, and how different the two are. I had always assumed that the most dangerous job for a slave was in the fields, but your expertise showed me that the kitchen (because of the heat and potential for fire) was actually the most dangerous for a slave woman…

Maggie