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Butter Dish

Description

Three part butter dish with domed lid [a], base [b], circular tray insert [c]. Moorish revival stylized floral band on lid.

Details

Maker
Hartford Silver Plate Company (Manufacturer)
Date
1880-1900
Inscriptions
"HARTFORD SILVERPLATE CO. HFD. CT/QUADRUPLE PLATE" (Around left-facing stag maker's mark.)
"1411" (Pattern number)
"8525258" (Former owner's identifier (birth date surrounded by 8s), engraved on all pieces in set.)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Hartford (Hartford county, Connecticut)
Massachusetts (United States)
Worcester (Worcester county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
butter dishes (serving dishes)
Dish, Butter
Late Victorian
Moorish Revival
plating (metal coating)
People and organizations
Hartford Silver Plate Company
Norton, Linda K.
Dimensions
5 1/2 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
2009.2.1.8a-c
Credit Line
Gift of Linda K. Norton
GUSN
222123

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