Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Hartley Greens & Co. Leeds Pottery
  • saucer, 1806–1820
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • earthenware, pink lusterware
  • Object Height/Diameter: 2.5 x 14.3 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 x 5 5/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6499.01,2

Creamware saucer with a pink luster band around the center design and a pink luster foliate band around the border. In the center of the plate is a scene that is a personification of "Charity." There is a female figure in the center of the scene, holding a child and with other children around her. There are pink and green trees on either side of the figures.