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Vegetable dish cover

1986.507 (RS25503)

Description

Stepped, octagonal domed form w/ flower form knop; transfer-printed around upper ogee-shaped dome w/ Chinoiserie motifs: crysanthemums, pagoda fretwork and figure w/ 2 buckets and a bone rim w/ fretwork, ribbons, and pagoda forms.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Inscriptions
Impressed on underside: ""F B""
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
stoneware (pottery)
tin (metal)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Chinoiserie
covers (closures)
DISH, VEGETABLE
glazing (coating)
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
vegetable dishes
Dimensions
5.5 x 9.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.507
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50904

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