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Ring Dish

1986.724 (RS25150)

Description

A stylized figure of a standing donkey on an oblong platform over two joined footed cups decorated in blue, red and green with large flowerheads. The donkey is gray, black and brown.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1930-1970
Inscriptions
Inscribed on the bottom bowl is: Italy.
Location of origin
Italy
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
ceramic (material)
earthenware
underglazing
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
ceramic (material)
Classical Figure
DISH, RING
dishes (vessels)
Donkey
donkeys
Earthenware
earthenware
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Floral
floral patterns
rings (jewelry)
Underglazed
underglazing
Unidentified Ceramic
Dimensions
3.75 x 4 x 2.125 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.724
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51080

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