Rose Canton, 1840-1870
Typical of many Baltimoreans in the mid-19th century, the Ridgelys purchased extensive sets of China Trade porcelain with “Rose Canton” decoration. Family documents from this era record that “Roman punch” was served at parties at Hampton, perhaps from this bowl.
Porcelain. H 17.5, Dia 39.5 cm
Hampton National Historic Site, HAMP 2916