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Toothbrush holder

Description

Ironstone wash set; white w/ blue and gilt floral decoration; water pitcher, basin, chamber pot, soap dish w/ liner, sponge dish, toothbrush holder; transfer printed w/ Damask Rose pattern; gold banded edges.

Details

Maker
W. Davenport & Company (Maker)
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
Stamped on bottom: ""DAMASK ROSE/ DAVENPORT"" [w/ floral branch and banner] Impressed on bottom: ""DAVENPORT/ OPAQUE CHINA"" [w/ anchor]
Location of origin
Longport, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
Damask Rose
floral patterns
HOLDER, TOOTHBRUSH
Ironstone
ironstone (pottery)
Rose
rose (genus)
Sprig
toothbrush holders
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
3 x 8 x 3.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1476.6AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18841

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