Butter Dish

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1900

GUSN

GUSN-222123

Description

Three part butter dish with domed lid [a], base [b], circular tray insert [c]. Moorish revival stylized floral band on lid.

Details

Descriptive Terms

butter dishes (serving dishes)
plating (metal coating)
Moorish Revival
Late Victorian
Dish, Butter

Inscription

"HARTFORD SILVERPLATE CO. HFD. CT/QUADRUPLE PLATE" (Around left-facing stag maker's mark.)
"1411" (Pattern number)
"8525258" (Former owner's identifier (birth date surrounded by 8s), engraved on all pieces in set.)

Additional Identification Number

5.1
2009.2
718

People and Organizations

Hartford Silver Plate Company

Norton, Linda K.

Maker

Hartford Silver Plate Company (Manufacturer)

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

5 1/2 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Linda K. Norton

Accession Number

2009.2.1.8a-c

Places

Worcester (Worcester county, Massachusetts)
Connecticut (United States)
Massachusetts (United States)
Hartford (Hartford county, Connecticut)