Fruit Cooler

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1815-1825

GUSN

GUSN-241813

Description

Porcelain fruit cooler. Urn-shaped footed fruit cooler with insert and lid. White with mauve and gilt banding with two neoclassical heads as handles.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fruit bowls
porcelain
gilding
Bowl, Serving
Bowl, Fruit
Bowl, Fruit

Associated Person

Norton, Catherine Eliot

Associated Building

Used At Shady Hill,

Maker

Possibly Sevres Porcelain Manufactory

Dimensions

16 x 11 1/2 (HxW), 7 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Susan Norton

Accession Number

1990.156.46A-C

Places

Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)