Soap Dish

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-36814

Description

Soap dish with strainer insert and lid. Blue transfer-print scenic vignettes on lid and body. Flower and scroll border and accents on lid, body and insert.

Details

Descriptive Terms

soap dishes
earthenware
transfer printing
glazing (coating)
perforating
molding (forming)
Container, Soap
Dish, Soap
Dish, Soap

Label

Displayed in exhibition "Bostonians at Home: Five Boston Families, 1680-1960" at Suffolk University Law School, May 1-July 31, 2002.

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Toilet Articles; Hygiene Artifacts

Dimensions

3 x 5 1/2 x 4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Miss Caroline M. Smith

Accession Number

1934.1093A-C