Butter Dish and Cover
- Butter Dish and Cover
.137ABC) Deep circuladish with a bowl shaped base and a 12-sided rim with an inner flange to receive the strainer. High domed cover with knop finial. Moderately defined and executed design. Willow pattern without people on the bridge. Set) White clay body with bluish-cast white glaze; Canton pattern underglaze blue painted decoration consisting of cross hatched, striped, star and scalloped border bands; central or overall design of "willow" pattern consisting of pagoda house at proper right with trees extending to center, bridge in foreground, islands at left and/or rear and small boats; some with pine trees and birds at top half.
butter dishes (serving dishes)
- Historic New England
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Digitized Museum Collections
New HampshireRockingham (county)Portsmouth
Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.)
- 4.5 in. (H) Diameter: 7.25 in.; () Diameter: 5.25 in.
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Gift of Ralph May
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