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Toothpick Holder

Description

Bulbous urn-shaped body with wide circular mouth; light green overglaze exterior with hand painted wildflowers in dark green, white, and pink; pink glaze on interior rim; vase shaped body.

Details

Maker
Morrison, Elizabeth W., 1842-1920 (Painter)
Date
1875-1900
Inscriptions
Signed on bottom ""EWM""
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
hand-painted
overglazing
painting (image-making)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
hand-painted
HOLDER, TOOTHPICK
Overglazed
overglazing
Painted
painting (image-making)
Porcelain
porcelain
rose (genus)
toothpick holders
Wildflower
Dimensions
2.375 (H), 2.125 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1170
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6206

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