Shallow, circular dish or tray with banded rim, rounded sides and flat well featuring a flat-chased design of an exotic bird perched on a flowering brach with wings outstretched. Cast curved tab handle attached to rim has circular opening and floral deocration on top. No marks. Dent in booge opposite handle. From tilting ice pitcher set, 1979.0428.01-.04.
Maker is Pairpoint Corporation of New Bedford, MA; 1880-1958.
Currently not on view
Object Name
date made
1880 - 1900
Physical Description
silver plate (overall material)
overall: 35 cm x 19.9 cm x 16.5 cm; 13 3/4 in x 7 13/16 in x 6 1/2 in
overall: 1 3/8 in x 8 in x 6 1/2 in; 3.4925 cm x 20.32 cm x 16.51 cm
place made
United States: Massachusetts, New Bedford
place used
United States: Virginia
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accession number
catalog number
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Lonnelle Davison Aikman in memory of Mabel May Davison
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