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Compote

1998.711 (RS22876)

Description

Porcelain compote w/ gilt grape and vine decoration on scrolled base; olive color; bird-bath shape w/ fountain-like stem; gilt grape clusters hanging from bottom of dished top; applied leaves and vines; white scalloped dish in center.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
Raised and engraved on bottom: ""5/ 346""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
appliqué (technique)
molding (forming)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Applied
appliqué (technique)
COMPOTE
compotes
Grape Bunches
Molded
molding (forming)
Porcelain
porcelain
Vine
vine scrolls
Dimensions
7.375 (H), 8.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.711
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
22001

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