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Candy Dish

Description

A small porcelain candy dish, molded with a scalloped rim and with a gilded edge. It has a central design in black depicting the Old South Church in Newburyport, MA.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1915-1940
Inscriptions
Transfer printed on the underside of the foot is: Made in Germany/Edward Osgood/Newburyport, Mass.
Location of origin
Germany
Associated Building
Subject Old South Church. Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
gilding
hard paste porcelain
molding (forming)
porcelain
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
bonbon dishes
Church
churches (buildings)
Colonial Revival
DISH, CANDY
Gilded
gilding
hard paste porcelain
Molded
molding (forming)
Porcelain
porcelain
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
People and organizations
Old South Church
Dimensions
1 (H), 4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.95.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50658

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