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Basin

Description

Large basin w/ molded bamboo stave decoration around top on exterior; interior has central blue transfer-printed image of a rustic scene w/ shepherds, sheep, a river and bridge surrounded by 4 transfer-printed images of cows by a farmhouse.

Details

Maker
Copeland (Maker)
Date
1876
Inscriptions
Impressed on underside: ""COPELAND/ THE ASHBURNE/ F/ B1""; also impressed British registry mark which translates to date of June 9, 1876.
Location of origin
Stoke-on-Trent, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
tin (metal)
transfer printing
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
basins (vessels)
Earthenware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
SET, TOILET
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
toilet sets (washing sets)
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Accession Number
1986.341.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
14324

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