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Candy Dish

Description

A small porcelain candy dish, molded with a scalloped rim and with a gilded edge. It has a central design in black depicting the Coffin House in Newbury, MA.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1915-1940
Inscriptions
Transfer printed on the underside of the foot is: Made in Germany/Edward Osgood/Newburyport, Mass.
Location of origin
Germany
Associated Building
Subject Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.). Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
gilding
molding (forming)
porcelain
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
bonbon dishes
Colonial Revival
DISH, CANDY
Gilded
gilding
Historic House
historic houses
Molded
molding (forming)
Porcelain
porcelain
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
People and organizations
Coffin House
Dimensions
1 (H), 4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.95.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
11888

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