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Compote

1982.249 (RS210123)

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware footed compote. Foliate molded handles. Holly berries, leaves, and vines adorn the rim. Interior scene featuring a castle and bridge. Exterior medallions on the body depict the same scene.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1850
Inscriptions
"IRONSTONE CHINA/ HOLLY/ M.T. & Co." (printed)
Material
glazing (coating)
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Bowl, Serving
Compote
compotes
glazing (coating)
pearlware
transfer printing
Dimensions
3 1/2 (H), 10 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1982.249
GUSN
50226

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