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Spoon rest

Item Information

Title:
Spoon rest
Description:
Carp-shaped with tail upturned to form handle. Hollow interior forms sauce well; blue floral sprig. White body with cobalt blue underglaze overall.
Date:
1868–1899
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
molding (forming)
underglazing
cookware
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
figure- and animal-derived motifs
carp
Porcelain
Carp
Underglazed
Molded
Places:
MaineYork (county)South Berwick
Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.)
Extent:
2.5 in. x 5 in. (W x L)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
Accession #:
1949.636.1
Identifier:
7843