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Butter dish

Description

Butter dish with underplate in orange Fitzhugh pattern. Oval with gilt bud finial painted gilt leaf.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1830
Location of origin
China
Material
foliation (pattern)
gilding
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
painting (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Bud
butter tubs
Chinese Export
Chinese export
Dish, Butter
Dish, Serving
Fitzhugh
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
foliation (pattern)
Gilded
gilding
Leaf
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
Painted
painting (coating)
porcelain
Porcelain
Dimensions
3 x 5.5 x 4.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1937.369.1AB-.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Theodora Willard
GUSN
39023

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