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Covered butter dish

Manufacturer: William Cookworthy and Co.

Date: c.1770
Dimensions:
Overall (G83.1.1183.1-2): 8.5 x 15.8 x 10.8 cm (3 3/8 x 6 1/4 x 4 1/4 in.)
Medium: hard-paste porcelain, and enamel.
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:England, Bristol, Bristol
Object number: G83.1.1183.1-2
DescriptionA Plymouth (Cookworthy's) yellow-ground oval butter dish and cover with green twig handles and finial painted in black with trailing flower-sprays within loop-pattern rims.