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Cosmetic jar

1998.1239AB (RS23851)

Description

Covered jar, hand painted w/ lavender background and floral design of yellow, purple and white; gilded splotches surrounding flowers.

Details

Maker
Patterson, Elizabeth P. (Painter)
Tressemanes & Vogt (Maker)
Date
1892-1907
Inscriptions
Painted on bottom of jar: ""E.P.P./ 1907"" Stamped on botom of jar: ""T & V/ LIMOGES/ FRANCE""-- [This mark used 1892-1917]
Location of origin
Wiscasset, ME, USA; Limoges, France
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
hand-painted
painting (image-making)
porcelain
Object type
Toilet Article
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Floral
floral patterns
hand-painted
JAR, COSMETIC
jars
Painted
painting (image-making)
Porcelain
porcelain
Dimensions
2.125 (H), 3.625 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1239AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18543

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