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Relish Dish

1971.973.1-8 (RS117925)

Description

Leaf-shaped desk; fluted body; ring foot; interior has freehand painted vari-colored floral sprays, and a gilt border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1869
Inscriptions
There is marked ""X / H"" in underglaze blue on the remanant of a paper label on two dishes. A note in ink is on the stack of dishes stated: DRESDEN-GERMAN/1869 .
Location of origin
Germany
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
foliation (pattern)
hand-painted
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
painting (image-making)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
DISH, RELISH
floral patterns
foliation (pattern)
hand-painted
Leaf
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
Painted
painting (image-making)
pickle casters
porcelain
Porcelain
Spray
Dimensions
3.625 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.973.1-8
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5773

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