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Serving dish with ladle

2010.31.1A-D (RS128355)

Description

Serving dish [A] with pyrex liner [B] and ladle [C]. Circular serving dish with beaded edge and bun feet. Curved handle with notch at top center that ladle sits in. Clear pyrex liner, divided into two sections. Ladle has a looped handle with beaded end. With original hang tag [D].

Details

Maker
Buehner, Frederic, 1908-1971 (Designer)
Date
1936-1969
Inscriptions
"this is/BUENILUM.../a combination of beauty and utility/accenting authentic/design and skilled/craftsmanship./IMPORTANT/Buenilum is carefully buffed and polished by hand./To retain its high lustre, these instructions should be/followed:/Use hot water and a mild soap (Ivory flakes or equiva-/lent). To avoid spotting dry with a soft cloth. Buenilum/accessories should not be used as planters or flower/containers./There is a great variety of Buenilum pieces for smart/and gracious entertaining and sensible gift-giving. Ask/to see them!/This trade-mark on every piece is your guarantee of quality!/Product of Buehner-Wanner Inc./East Norwalk, Conn." (Printed on hang tag)
Location of origin
East Norwalk, Connecticut
Material
aluminum (metal)
glass (material)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Norwalk
Norwalk (Fairfield county, Connecticut)
Descriptive terms
aluminum (metal)
Dish, Serving
glass (material)
ladles
serving dishes
Dimensions
5 1/2 (H), 6 5/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2010.31.1A-D
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph C. Bloom
GUSN
241761

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