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Butter dish

1949.638.3 (RS119752)

Description

Buff-colored with overall green mineral glaze. Lily-pad leaf shape with faint veining. Circular foot ring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1870
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
butter dishes (serving dishes)
DISH
Earthenware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Lily Pad
maiolica
Majolica
Molded
molding (forming)
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
water leaf (motif)
Dimensions
3.375 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.638.3
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7847

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