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Butter dish

1949.639 (RS119753)

Description

Circular with scalloped edge. Molded palm leaf overall decoration. Overall green mineral glaze coloring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1916-1950
Inscriptions
Printed mark: Made in Japan
Location of origin
Japan
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, BUTTER
Earthenware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
maiolica
Majolica
Molded
molding (forming)
Palm Leaf
palm leaf
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.639
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7849

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