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Jar for Magla Toilet Cream

1998.2282AB (RS24342)

Description

Porcelain covered jar; blue decoration on white; "Countie of Boston" painted in blue on cover; foliate scrolled decoration (transfer printed) on sides; paper seal around bottom of cover and top rim of jar.

Details

Maker
C.J. Countie & Co. (Maker)
Date
1860-1890
Possibly
Inscriptions
Painted on side: ""C.J. COUNTIE & CO/ CHEMISTS/ BOSTON U.S.A.""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
porcelain
transfer printing
Object type
Merchandising T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
JAR
jars
leaf scrolls
Porcelain
porcelain
Scroll
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
2.75 (H), 3.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2282AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18186

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