Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • James Dixon & Sons
  • dish, mid 1800s–late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
  • pewter, britannia metal
  • Object Length/Width: 58.5 x 43.1 cm
    Object Length/Width: 23 1/16 x 16 15/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1222

Oval Britannia pewter footed dish (identified as hot water dish); leaf design on handles and feet. Four scroll legs. Central basin has a foliage motif with eight curved vertical lines attached to a central horizontal line (identified as gravy gutters?)