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Cream Pitcher

1932.551 (RS33355)

Description

White porcelain creamer with black crabstock handle and feathery leaves painted in green, pink, brown, and violet.

Details

Label
In exhibit "One Woman's Work: The Visual Art of Celia Thaxter" at the Portsmouth Athenaeum June 29- September 29, 2001, at SPNEA's One Bowdoin Square Gallery October 2001- April 2002, and at Museum of New Hampshire History May- September 2002.
Maker
Thaxter, Celia, 1835-1894 (Painter)
Date
1878
Inscriptions
"Celia Thaxter 1878" (Painted in black)
Location of origin
Isles of Shoals, ME, USA
Material
hand-painted
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Appledore Island (York county, Maine) [island]
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
creamers
hand-painted
Pitcher
Pitcher, Cream
porcelain
Vessel, Drink Serving
Dimensions
3 (H), 2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.551
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
15729

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