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Pitcher

2006.44.1803 (RS98175)

Description

Creamware pitcher with bulbous body and strap handle and spout; black transfer printed decoration with green detail on both sides depicting on one side an American eagle and shield with arrows, banner and fifteen stars, opposite side depicts a ship flying two American flags with fifteen stars.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1792
Inscriptions
"SUCCESS TO / TRADE / WB / TX / N 4 / Fox America / No 17" (printed)
"PLURIBUS / UNUM" (printed)
"F MORRIS / SHELTON" (printed)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
creamware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
County of Staffordshire (England, United Kingdom) [county]
Descriptive terms
creamware
Pitcher
pitchers (vessels)
transfer printing
Dimensions
6 1/2 x 5 x 7 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1803
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
172771

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