"General" leftover dish

American
about 1939
Retailed by Westinghouse Electric Company (American)


Dimensions

9.5 x 11.4 x 17.5 cm (3 3/4 x 4 1/2 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2001.915.1-2

Medium or Technique

Stoneware wtih "Sunset" glaze

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Collections

Americas

Classifications

Stoneware

Orange/red leftover dish in the “General” pattern, bullet-shaped, with oval end and straight end, with shallow separate lid with recessed handle and with deep body with streamlined ribs and inset foot; white interior; marked on bottom.

Markings

In black on 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.