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Commemorative dish

2008.60.13 (RS212041)

Description

Small porcelain dish shaped like a flower with painted blue rim edge and blue transfer-printed scened of the First Unitarian Parish House, Hingham, Massachusetts.

Details

Maker
Possibly B.F.H.S. (Maker)
Date
1930-1940
Inscriptions
"B.F.H.S. / CHINA / MADE IN AUSTRIA / for M. & A. Mc.Neil / Hingham,, Mass." (stamped)
"FIRST UNITARIAN PARISH HOUSE / HINGHAM, MASS." (printed)
Location of origin
Austria
Material
overglazing
porcelain
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Food Service Accessories
Places
Hingham (Plymouth County, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
butter chips
butter dishes (serving dishes)
Container, Food Waste
Dish, Tea Bag
dishes (vessels)
Overglazed
overglazing
porcelain
transfer printing
People and organizations
First Parish In Hingham
Dimensions
1/2 (H), 3 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2008.60.13
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
16031

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