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Description Oblong, single edge grooved platter with the trademark "Royal Patent Ironstone, Arthur J. Wilkinson, Late R.Alcock. Burslem, England." The platter was reportedly used, along with a covered bowl and ladle, by the donor's grandmother to serve soup to confederate soldiers during the Civil War.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 13 inches length
9 1/4 inches width
1 1/2 inches depth
Nomenclature Platter
Subjects Used during Civil War
Used in Minnesota, United States
Household. Tableware. Serving Pieces. Serving Dishes
Dates Use: Not earlier than 1861 - Not later than 1865

Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 9512.1