Advanced Search

Charger with Adam and Eve

Date: c.1680-1700
Overall: 5.6 cm (2 3/16 in.)
Medium: Delftware, tin glaze, lead glaze, press moulded, and thrown.
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:England, London, Lambeth
Object number: G83.1.425
DescriptionA Lambeth small charger, decorated with Adam and Eve on either side of the forbidden tree, in which the snake oversees the scene. Adam and Eve are standing on each side of the tree. Eve is offering an apple to Adam while holding another in her other hand.