Covered Vegetable Dish Stand

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1875-1900

GUSN

GUSN-12084

Description

Four part serving dish. A) Oval stand with four flattened ball feet. Pierced sides in double rows of vertical slits. Sides cant outward. Flat, shaped scrolled handles at ends.

Details

Descriptive Terms

vegetable dishes
silver (metal)
plate (material)
Silver
DISH, VEGETABLE

Inscription

It is marked: MADE AND PLATED BY (Meriden Hallmark), 1748 1/2 U.S.A.

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (Maker)
Gorham Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Meriden, CT, USA; Providence, RI, USA

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

2 x 7 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1429A

Places

Connecticut (United States)
Rhode Island (United States)