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Soap dish

Description

Round 2-part soap dish. Part of ironstone wash set w/ blue transfer printed floral branch design w/ butterfly.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1890
Possibly
Inscriptions
Stamped on bottom of basin (.2): ""ALMOND SPRAYS/ G.K. & D./ ETRURIA""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
Object type
Toilet Article
Places
New Jersey (United States)
Descriptive terms
Almond Sprays
butterflies
Butterfly
DISH, SOAP
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
Ironstone
ironstone (pottery)
soap dishes
Sprig
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 (H), 5.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5683.3AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23768

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