Lewis, Emma – Plate with Star Design with Undulating Rim (1970s)
Emma Lewis was a daughter of noted potter Lucy M. Lewis. This is one of her few plates. It is painted with a star design emanating out from the center. The rim has a fluted or undulating form and it is painted with red clay. The plate is painted with bee-weed (black) and orange clay slip. It is signed on the side of the rim, “E. Lewis”. It is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, restoration, or repair.