Ceramics aboard the Mardi Gras Shipwreck consisted of fourteen complete vessels,
six nearly complete vessels, and three shards.
|The majority of the ceramic assemblage consisted of undecorated creamware, but stoneware and pearlware were also present. Creamware was an industrial, mass-produced product intended for consumption by middle-class families. Such lighter-colored creamware generally dates from 1775 to 1820, particularly table and tea wares.|
|Three place settings were found, consisting of a plate, tea bowl, and saucer. The presence of three settings has led researchers to the conclusion that the vessel had at least three crew members aboard.|
|In addition to the three place settings, serving wares were found, such as a broken tureen, seen at right, a charger, bowl, two platters, a pitcher, teapot, caster, two jugs and a bottle.|
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