Butter/Jelly Dish

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1940-1960

GUSN

GUSN-50966

Description

Each is of circular form with undulating rims, molded basket-weave patterned, sloping sides and a circular face. The rims, sides and face are painted with various flowers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

butter dishes (serving dishes)
molding (forming)
painting (coating)
porcelain
ceramic (material)
floral patterns
Porcelain
Molded
Painted
Floral
Unidentified Ceramic
DISH, BUTTER/JELLY

Inscription

Transfer printed on the bottom in leafy cross fronds is: Handpainted/1839-1939/Herend/Hungary. Impressed on the bottom is: Herend.

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1986.576.1

Maker

Herend (Maker)

Location of Origin

Herend, Hungary; Hungary

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

0.75 (H), 2.625 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.576.1-6