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1998.585 (RS21713)

Description

Stein w/ pewter cap, molded ceramic w/ relief design of lilies and butterflies; design w/ blue background and banded neck; cap banded w/ pointed top.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900
Inscriptions
Impressed on bottom: ""1177"" Also small evidence of seal (?). Faded number inscription at lip above handle--""21"" (see worksheet for drawing)
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
creamware
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
butterflies
Butterfly
creamware
Creamware
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
glazing (coating)
Lily Pad
Molded
molding (forming)
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
Sports
sports
STEIN
steins
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
8.5 x 5.125 (HxW), 3.625 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.585
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19998

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