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Butter plate

1998.460 (RS21623)

Description

Porcelain butter plate; orange w/ hand-painted pussy willow decoration; square w/ scalloped corners; brown and white pussy willows.

Details

Maker
Tucker, Jane Armstrong, 1866-1964 (Painter)
Date
1885 -
Inscriptions
Painted on bottom: ""J. Tucker/ 1885""
Location of origin
Wiscasset, ME, USA; England
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
porcelain
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
butter dishes (serving dishes)
glazing (coating)
Painted
painting (coating)
PLATE, BUTTER
porcelain
Porcelain
Pussy willow
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
willow (wood)
Dimensions
2.875 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.460
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18424

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