Soap dish w/ liner

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-18839

Description

Ironstone wash set; white w/ blue and gilt floral decoration; water pitcher, basin, chamber pot, soap dish w/ liner, sponge dish, toothbrush holder; transfer printed w/ Damask Rose pattern; gold banded edges.

Details

Descriptive Terms

soap dishes
liners (container components)
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
rose (genus)
floral patterns
Ironstone
Transfer Printed
Sprig
Damask Rose
Rose
DISH, SOAP

Inscription

Stamped on bottom: ""DAMASK ROSE/ DAVENPORT"" [w/ floral branch and banner] Impressed on bottom: ""DAVENPORT/ OPAQUE CHINA"" [w/ anchor]

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

W. Davenport & Company (Maker)

Location of Origin

Longport, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Toilet Article

Dimensions

2.25 x 5.25 x 4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1476.4AB