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Vegetable Dish

1991.1104 (RS21384)

Description

A deep squared form with rounded corners and an upturned rim with a channel for the cover. It has tapering sides for the tall squared foot ring. The interior is decorated in blue transfer-printed "willow" pattern, the rim is patterned with scale work, trellis and medallian motifs. Each side of the exterior has the same "willow" pattern scene.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
DISH, VEGETABLE
Pearlware
pearlware
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
vegetable dishes
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
2.75 x 9.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1104
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3318

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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