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Butter Plate

1931.167 (RS211011)

Description

Blue transfer-printed earthenware butter plate. Floral and vine design surrounds a central landscape scene featuring a castle and a waterfall.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Inscriptions
Impressed on bottom: ""Y"" w/in circle.
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
butter dishes (serving dishes)
Dish, Eating
earthenware
Earthenware
glazing (coating)
Plate, Butter
Plate, Food
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
1/2 (H), 4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1931.167
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. William Stuart Mitchell
GUSN
33843

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