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Salt Dish

1970.782.1 (RS115576)

Description

Molded white clay body with colorless glaze, in form of two deep circular sea shells forming adjoining bowls, each with two ball feet and decorated with pink wash interior; gilt accents throughout. Bowls join at center with an elongated molded handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1900
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
gilding
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Dish, Salt
Gilded
gilding
porcelain
Porcelain
salts (condiment vessels)
Shell
Vessel, Condiment
Dimensions
3.375 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.782.1
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64035

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