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Chamber pot

Description

Off-white glazed earthenware porringer w/ flaring rim; decorated w/ molded bamboo staves; squarish leafy handle; sides have blue transfer-printed images of man in a landscape w/ 2 horses repeated 4 times; domed lid w/ same scene repeated 4 times; crossed molded pattern of bamboo w/ twig and leaf finial.

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
chamber pots
earthenware
Earthenware
glazing (coating)
SET, TOILET
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
7.25 x 10.75 x 9.625 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.341.5AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
14327

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