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Chocolate pot with lid

1998.5747.1AB (RS242232)

Description

One semi-porcelain chocolate pot with lid. White ground with light green and gold decoration, elongated C-shaped handle with a leaf-texture in gold. Top rim is scalloped and trimmmed in gold; short, curved lip. From base rim up approx 1" is a scalloped shaped overlay(?) of green overdecorated with gold. Middle portion of body pattern consists of palm tree with green leaves and trunk outlined in gold. Gold sea gulls. Top portion of pot is rimmed in golds, then repeats the bottom rim decoration of green and gold. Lid is white ground, decorated with palm fronds. Elongated bar handle, in gold.

Details

Maker
New England Pottery Company (Maker)
Date
1890
Circa
Inscriptions
Stamped on bottom: ""NEP"" in crown shape Written on bottom: ""219""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
? porcelain
chocolate pots
lids
palm leaf
Porcelain
Pot, Chocolate
Tin Glazed
Tree
Vessel, Drink Serving
Dimensions
9 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5747.1AB
Credit Line
Gift of Frederick M. Morth
GUSN
26365

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