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Butter Plate

1980.356.2 (RS207970)

Description

Small, earthenware plate with scalloped edges and transfer-print pattern in mulberry. Transfer-printed border of chevrons with floral sprays. Central motif is a stylized flowers in a basket surrounded by a chain of stars and lozenges.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
Basket
butter chips
Chip, Butter
Dish, Eating
earthenware
floral patterns
Flower
flower baskets
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
Spray
transfer printing
Dimensions
1/2 (H), 3 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1980.356.2
Credit Line
Museum Association
GUSN
15930
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