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Soap dish

Description

Blue transfer-printed floral sprig decoration in center of deep circular bowl w/ molded concentric rings inside well and at mouth, creating a flange to receive a cover (missing). Probably a soap dish from a chamber set.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1900
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
transfer printing
whiteware
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
DISH, SOAP
floral patterns
soap dishes
Sprig
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
whiteware
Whiteware
Dimensions
1.375 (H), 5.875 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.635
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25604

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