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Butter dish and cover

German
around 1970-80
Designed by Timo Sarpaneva (Finnish, 1926–2006), Made by Rosenthal Porcelain Manufactory (German (Bavaria), founded 1879)


Dimensions

Overall: 5.4 x 17.5 x 14 cm (2 1/8 x 6 7/8 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2016.563a-b

Medium or Technique

Stoneware

Not On View

Classifications

Earthenware

“Kaari Brasil” line, brown rectangular base with off-white fitted cover.

Provenance

Around 2015, purchased on eBay by Brett Angell, [Boston?]; 2016, gift of Brett Angell to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 9, 2016)

Credit Line

Gift of Brett Angell