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Set of butter chips

2006.44.3042 (RS99126)

Description

Set of four porcelain butter chips shaped like leaves. Green glaze. Veins are impressed in leaf and edge is shaped.

Details

Maker
Edge Malkin & Co. (Manufacturer)
Jones, McDuffee, & Stratton (Retailer)
Date
1870-1891
Inscriptions
"J.McD & S / BOSTON" (Impressed into bottom of dish, top row of text is curved)
"EDGE MALKIN & C illegible" (Glaze mark on bottom of dish number 4 of set only)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Burslem (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
butter chips
Plate, Butter
porcelain
Dimensions
3 x 2 7/8 x 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.3042
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
179660

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