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Soap Dish

1991.1631 (RS21360)

Description

Redware soapdish, small and round with rounded sides and a flat outflared rim, covered with an orange-red lead glaze with dark/black specks throughout. Part of a toiletry set.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1875
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
lead glaze
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Toilet Article
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
DISH, SOAP
lead glaze
Lead Glaze
redware
Redware
soap dishes
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Dimensions
1.25 (H), 4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1631
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3131
Related Items
Title Cup Accession number 1991.1632 Notes 1991.1632 CUP Relationship Part of set

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