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"General" butter dish

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Green covered butter dish, bullet-shaped in form, with straight end and rounded end, on flat base, with high ribbed cover of streamlined form; handle recessed in lid; marked on base; white interior.

Marks

In black on underside of bottom: "Made Exclusively for / WESTINGHOUSE By / The Hall China Co. / Made in U.S.A."

Provenance

Purchased by Barbara McLean Ward and Gerald W. R. Ward, November 2001 from Ebay; to MFA, 2001, gift of Barbara McLean Ward and Gerald W. R. Ward.

Credit Line

Gift of Barbara McLean Ward and Gerald W. R. Ward

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

about 1939

Object Place

East Liverpool, Ohio

Catalogue Raisonné

deco

Dimensions

9.5 x 18.4 x 11.4 cm (3 3/4 x 7 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2001.914.1-2

Medium or Technique

Stoneware

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware