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Spoon rest

1949.636.1 (RS119750)

Description

Carp-shaped with tail upturned to form handle. Hollow interior forms sauce well; blue floral sprig. White body with cobalt blue underglaze overall.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1899
Inscriptions
Impressed on bottom: 193
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
molding (forming)
porcelain
underglazing
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
carp
Carp
cookware
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Molded
molding (forming)
Porcelain
porcelain
REST, SPOON
Underglazed
underglazing
Dimensions
2.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.636.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7843

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