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1938.186 (RS206894)

Description

Pearlware caster with thimble-shaped, perforated top. Body is decorated with blue, transfer-print "Willow" pattern. The top has a transfer-print pattern of white circles on varied blue background. Cork stopper.\n \n Blue vase-shaped spongey pattern around base and top (where holes are); blue willow pattern printed around body (pagoda, willows, birds).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Location of origin
England
Material
glazing (coating)
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Caster
casters (vessels)
glazing (coating)
pearlware
transfer printing
willow pattern
Dimensions
4 1/4 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1938.186
Credit Line
Estate of Miss Alice Pond
GUSN
10556

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