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Butter Dish

1970.760 (RS115561)

Description

White clay body with colorless glaze. Dome shaped cover with applied shaped and molded handle. Circular dish with wide flat rim canting to deep circular well with flange to receive cover. Both with decal-type borders of transfer printed decoration of naturalistically rendered roses and greenery.

Details

Maker
Hughes Fenton China (Maker)
Date
1900-1940
Location of origin
England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
porcelain
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
butter dishes (serving dishes)
Dish, Butter
Dish, Serving
floral patterns
porcelain
Porcelain
Rose
rose (genus)
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
3.75 x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.760
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
63997

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