Butter Dish

Butter Dish

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Plain, oblong, covered butter dish containing a clear, colorless, pressed glass insert or liner with sunburst design on underside. High, rounded dome cover with ovoid bud or flame knop. Tray has a rounded rim and flat bottom struck incuse on underside with maker's mark and pattern number.
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Object Name
dish, butter
date made
mid 20th century
International Silver Company
place made
United States: Connecticut, Meriden
place used
United States: New York, North Merrick
United States: New York, North Merrick
Physical Description
pewter (cover, tray material)
glass (insert material)
overall: 2 7/8 in x 8 1/2 in x 4 1/4 in; 7.3025 cm x 21.59 cm x 10.795 cm
ID Number
catalog number
nonaccession number
Credit Line
Gift of Jane Griffin Yeingst and William H. Yeingst
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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