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Butter/Jelly Dish

1986.576.1-6 (RS25197)

Description

Each is of circular form with undulating rims, molded basket-weave patterned, sloping sides and a circular face. The rims, sides and face are painted with various flowers.

Details

Maker
Herend (Maker)
Date
1940-1960
Inscriptions
Transfer printed on the bottom in leafy cross fronds is: Handpainted/1839-1939/Herend/Hungary. Impressed on the bottom is: Herend.
Location of origin
Herend, Hungary; Hungary
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
ceramic (material)
molding (forming)
painting (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
butter dishes (serving dishes)
ceramic (material)
DISH, BUTTER/JELLY
Floral
floral patterns
Molded
molding (forming)
Painted
painting (coating)
Porcelain
porcelain
Unidentified Ceramic
Dimensions
0.75 (H), 2.625 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.576.1-6
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50966

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