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Tureen

1998.612A-C (RS22825)

Description

Stoneware tureen; wheat colored w/ raised fern decoration and bird shaped handle on lid; separate white porcelain liner; bird on lid w/ tied legs and shut eyes; attached tray w/ relief grass decoration. A: Tureen B: Lid C: Liner

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1880
Inscriptions
Incised on bottom: ""*""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
molding (forming)
porcelain
stoneware (pottery)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bird
Fern
ferns
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Molded
molding (forming)
Porcelain
porcelain
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
TUREEN
tureens
Dimensions
8 x 14.5 x 11 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.612A-C
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19762

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