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Fruit dish

1998.639 (RS22841)

Description

Blue and white porcelain round footed fruit dish w/ circular reticulated decoration on sides; blue floral bunches around rim, on sides, and in center; bird w/ outstretched wings also in center.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1870
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
porcelain
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bird
DISH
dishes (vessels)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
glazing (coating)
Painted
painting (coating)
Porcelain
porcelain
Sprig
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
3.375 (H), 7.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.639
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19799

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