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Fruit Cooler

1990.156.46A-C (RS242297)

Description

Porcelain fruit cooler. Urn-shaped footed fruit cooler with insert and lid. White with mauve and gilt banding with two neoclassical heads as handles.

Details

Maker
Possibly Sevres Porcelain Manufactory
Date
1815-1825
Associated Building
Used At Shady Hill.
Material
gilding
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
Bowl, Fruit
Bowl, Serving
fruit bowls
gilding
porcelain
People and organizations
Norton, Catherine Eliot
Dimensions
16 x 11 1/2 (HxW), 7 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.156.46A-C
Credit Line
Bequest of Susan Norton
GUSN
241813

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