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Soap dish

1998.5676A-C (RS23890)

Description

Round ceramic 3-part soap dish w/ black flower and berry transfer printed motif around body and on lid; acorn finial on lid; body is cream colored. A= dish B= 2nd dish w/ holes on bottom resting on top of A C= cover

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1910
Inscriptions
Impressed stamp on bottom: ""8""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
tin (metal)
transfer printing
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
berry
Berry
DISH, SOAP
Earthenware
earthenware
floral patterns
glazing (coating)
soap dishes
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Vine
vines
Dimensions
3 (H), 5.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5676A-C
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23755

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