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Butter dish

Item Information

Title:
Butter dish
Description:
Buff-colored with overall green mineral glaze. Lily-pad leaf shape with faint veining. Circular foot ring.
Date:
1865–1875
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
earthenware
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
tin (metal)
butter dishes (serving dishes)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
water leaf (motif)
maiolica
Earthenware
Majolica
Lily Pad
Molded
Tin Glazed
Places:
MaineYork (county)South Berwick
Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.)
Extent:
3.375 in. x 3.625 in. (W x L)
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Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
Accession #:
1949.638.4
Identifier:
7848