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Toothbrush Jar

1977.720.2 (RS117042)

Description

Cylindrical bulbous vasi-form body with wide circular mouth; applied C-scroll handle; white clay body with white glaze; transfer print polychrome decoration of stylized Grecian urn with fruit and gold and blue gilt.

Details

Maker
Haviland & Co. (Maker)
Date
1890-1900
Inscriptions
Print marked: ""Haviland/Limoges""
Location of origin
Limoges, France
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
earthenware
ironstone (pottery)
vitrification
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
Earthenware
earthenware
Fruit
fruit
Grecian
Greek (ancient)
HOLDER, TOOTHBRUSH
Ironstone
ironstone (pottery)
Semi-Vitrified
toothbrush holders
Urn
urns
vitrification
Dimensions
4.875 x 2.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.720.2
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4487

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