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Manufacturer: Hall China Company, American, established 1903
Client: General Electric, American, founded 1892

Butter Dish

1951

Glazed earthenware

3 3/8 × 6 7/8 × 4 3/8 in. (8.6 × 17.5 × 11.1 cm)
John C. Waddell Collection, Gift of John C. Waddell, B.A. 1959
2020.65.17.3
Geography: 
Manufactured in East Liverpool, Ohio
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Purchased by John C. Waddell, New York, 1999, given to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2020

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