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Commemorative Bonbon Dish

1985.91 (RS118486)

Description

White rectangular form dish with canted sides and molded gilt edge with semi-luner fish handle. Well has black and white transfer printed image of the Coffin House.

Details

Maker
Osgood, Edward (Retailer)
Date
ca. 1930
Inscriptions
"Coffin House Newbury" (printed)
"Made in Germany, Edward Osgood. Newburyport, Mass." (printed)
Location of origin
Newburyport, MA, USA
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
bonbon dishes
Dish, Bonbon
Dish, Candy
Dish, Serving
porcelain
Porcelain
transfer printing
People and organizations
Coffin House
Dimensions
1 5/8 x 6 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.91
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
24752

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