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Butter Dish

1989.16.23AB (RS207042)

Description

Hand-painted porcelain straight sided dish attached to plate with cover decorated with border of gold leaves and scrolls accented by burgundy flowers, gold and deep blue bands. Anthemion motif on knop. Part of eighty-three piece dinner set.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1835-1850
Material
glazing (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
butter dishes (serving dishes)
Dish, Butter
Dish, Serving
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
porcelain
Dimensions
4 (H), 8 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1989.16.23AB
Credit Line
Gift of Dorothy H. McGee
GUSN
304442

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