Digital Commonwealth

Soap dish

Item Information

Title:
Soap dish
Description:
Porcelain dish, irregularly shaped; white w/ gold edging and floral decoration w/ butterfly; 2 edges faintly engraved w/ foliate pattern; pink, blue, and brown floral branch.
Date:
1860–1880
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
glazing (coating)
handmade
painting (coating)
porcelain
tin (metal)
soap dishes
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
figure- and animal-derived motifs
butterflies
floral patterns
Porcelain
Handmade
Painted
Tin Glazed
Sprig
Butterfly
Extent:
4.25 in. x 5.75 in. (W x L)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
Accession #:
1998.1441
Identifier:
18751