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Doap Dish

Description

Brown and white small floral on branch pattern, with induced glaze. .3AB) Round soap dish with quatrefoil-shaped cover; applied vine and leaf handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1879 A
Inscriptions
Maker's marks on bottom of pitcher: a man within a circle with ""MUME"" above and ""1790/B.C. & W./Late Mayers"" below; also registry mark and ""Ivory"" stamped.
Location of origin
Burslem, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
earthenware
ironstone (pottery)
vitrification
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
Branch
DISH, SOAP
Earthenware
earthenware
Floral
floral patterns
foliation (pattern)
Ironstone
ironstone (pottery)
Quatrefoil
quatrefoils
Semi-Vitrified
soap dishes
vitrification
Dimensions
3 (H), 5.375 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1376.3AB
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6606

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