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Butter Dish

Description

Blue transfer print decoration on white body; pattern is swag border with overall floral, fruit and butterfly central motif. .4) Covered muffin dish or butter dish; larged domed top with double scroll handle at top, with two air hole perforations; dish or underplate is circular with small rim and deep well.

Details

Maker
Booth's Ltd. (Maker)
Date
1900-1991
Inscriptions
Marked on bottom: ""Booth's Silicon China/ Made in England/Gilman Collamore & Co. New York.""
Location of origin
Tunstall, England; Tunstall, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
butter dishes (serving dishes)
butterflies
Butterfly
DISH, BUTTER
Earthenware
earthenware
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Floral
floral patterns
fruit
Fruit
Staffordshire
Swag
swags
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
2.75 x 7.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1121.4AB
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6067

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