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Cream Pitcher

1965.60 (RS207430)

Description

White porcelain triangular cream pitcher with hand-painted butterflies, sprays of leaves and flowers, with gold bands. Molded rope handle and knots on body with gold highlights.\n

Details

Maker
Haviland & Co. (Maker)
Date
1879
Inscriptions
"HAVILAND & CO/ [over oval mark:]/ POUR /CLARCK ADAMS/ & CLARCK/ BOSTON" (Printed in green)
"H & Co/ L" (Printed in dark green)
Reg. mark for June, 26, 1879 London/ Limoges (patent # 336471-4) Patent: ""2000/11"" (decorator's mark) (Impressed: )
Location of origin
Limoges, France
Material
gilding
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
creamers
gilding
Japonaiserie
Pitcher
Pitcher, Cream
porcelain
Vessel, Drink Serving
People and organizations
Clarck Adams & Clarck
Dimensions
5 3/4 x 3 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1965.60
Credit Line
Gift of Miss E. H. Handy
GUSN
15665

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