Compote

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850-1860

GUSN

GUSN-64385

Description

Part of a set of two compotes with shallow bowl and scalloped edge. Wide magenta band on the foot and interior of the bowl. Monogramed “HCB”. Both are broken on one side. \n \n French export porcelain dinner service with pattern of fruit, birds, and diaper and scroll designs around “HCB” monogram. Two serving plates, five tureens, three saucers, five platters, sixteen soup plates, seventeen dinner plates, fifteen dessert plates, nineteen other plates, one pitcher, two vegetable dishes, five serving dishes, one gravy boat, eighteen nappy dishes, ten cups and ten saucers, two compotes, two chargers, five dessert bowls, and one other bowl.

Details

Descriptive Terms

compotes
gilding
porcelain
Bowl, ServingCompotePorcelain
Gilded
Compote

Associated Building

Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

4 7/8 x 8 7/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret Carson Holt

Accession Number

1970.1218.2