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Butter Dish

Description

Circular base; oval dish with removable tray and swivel cover; round knobs.

Details

Maker
Reed & Barton (Silversmith)
Date
1860-1865
Location of origin
Taunton, MA, USA
Material
plate (material)
shell (animal material)
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
butter dishes (serving dishes)
DISH, BUTTER
foils (arcs)
Geometric
geometric patterns
Lobed
plate (material)
Quatrefoil
quatrefoils
Shell
shell (animal material)
Silver
silver (metal)
Dimensions
4.5 (H), 8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.1439AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Ruth Child
GUSN
67091
Reference Notes
Rainwater, Dorothy T., Author. American Silver Manufacturers. EVERYBODYS PRESS, 1966.

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