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Butter dish with cover and stand

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Blue and white, fine glaze, edge chipped. Marks: [inscription] (on dish). [inscription] (on stand).

Marks

Underglaze blue mark [star] on stand and dish, for "De Witte Starre" factory, with conjoined initials, "DB," of Dirck van den Bergh, proprietor from 1776-1795.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales

Dutch (Delft), around 1776-1795

Object Place

Delft, The Netherlands

Dimensions

6.8 cm (2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

95.317a-c

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware