Vegetable Dish Cover

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-3320

Description

A domed square form with slightly nitched corners and squared crabstock handle. It is decorated in blue transfer, showing a romantic scene of ruins, a castle, sheep and a shepherd- all within a floral border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

covers (overlying objects)
molding (forming)
pearlware
transfer printing
castles (fortifications)
ruins
scenes (depictions)
Pearlware
Molded
Transfer Printed
Castle
Scenic
Ruin
COVER, FOOD

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

4 x 7.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1106