Circular butter dish
Artist Unidentified artist
Object Place: Europe, Metz, France
Overall: 1.8cm (11/16in.) Other (Overall): 12.2cm (4 13/16in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
One of a set of six partially fluted shaped circular dishes with molded rims. Similar to 1993.472.1and 1993.472.3-4 with eight flutes.
Maison Commune: Metz, 1785-1786: a crowned N, a star (Helft, 543). Other: new mark: a peacock with a date, probably 84, thus making it the mark for 1785-1786 (Helft, 543); an illegible mark.
By 1926, Richard Wallace [see note 1]. Elizabeth Parke Firestone (1897-1990) and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. (1898-1973), Akron, OH and Newport, RI; 1993; gift of the Estate of Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. (Accession date: May 26, 1993)
. 1926, exhibited at the Musee des Arts Decoratifs, Paris, cat. #56.
Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. Collection