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Chocolate pot with lid

Item Information

Title:
Chocolate pot with lid
Description:
One semi-porcelain chocolate pot with lid. White ground with light green and gold decoration, elongated C-shaped handle with a leaf-texture in gold. Top rim is scalloped and trimmmed in gold; short, curved lip. From base rim up approx 1" is a scalloped shaped overlay(?) of green overdecorated with gold. Middle portion of body pattern consists of palm tree with green leaves and trunk outlined in gold. Gold sea gulls. Top portion of pot is rimmed in golds, then repeats the bottom rim decoration of green and gold. Lid is white ground, decorated with palm fronds. Elongated bar handle, in gold.
Maker:
New England Pottery Company
Date:
1890
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
chocolate pots
lids
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
palm leaf
Tin Glazed
Tree
Porcelain
Places:
Massachusetts
Extent:
9 in. (H)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of Frederick M. Morth
Accession #:
1998.5747.1AB
Identifier:
26365