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Salad bowl

2006.44.1742.1 (RS110567)

Description

Myrtlewood salad bowl, circular with flat bottom. Small footed base.

Details

Maker
Beaumonts (Manufacturer)
Date
1929-1956
Inscriptions
"MYRTLE/The most beautiful/wood that grows/A SMALL AREA ON THE/PACIFIC COAST CONTAINS THE WORLD'S/SUPPLY OF THIS MOST RARE AND BEAU-/TIFUL WOOD. CENTURIES OF SLOW MA-/TURING IN THE MOIST SEA AIR, HAVE/WOVEN INTO ITS DEPTHS, THE ROMANCE/OF THE SEA AND SKY, FOREST AND MOUN-/TAINS. THE CRAFTSMAN'S ART BRINGS/THIS GIFT OF NATURE TO YOU./BEAUMONTS/THE HOUSE OF MYRTLEWOOD/MARSHFIELD, OREGON" (Printed in gold on green paper label)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Bowl, Salad
salad bowls
Dimensions
3 1/2 (H), 11 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1742.1
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
191646

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