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Pitcher

2006.44.3049 (RS101282)

Description

Small white jasperware pitcher heavily decorated with scenes in relief. Decoration show Dionysus with satyrs. On one side Dionysus sits on a donkey supports by two satyrs and his arm is raised, looped through a grape vine. The other side Dionysus walks supported in between two satyrs. The handle is shapes as a grape vine.

Details

Maker
Possibly Wedgwood (Manufacturer)
Date
20th Century
Inscriptions
"42" (Impressed into bottom)
"No 264" (In relief within a scrolling ribbon surrounded by flowers and curliques)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Probably England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
Pitcher
pitchers (vessels)
porcelain
Dimensions
4 1/4 x 3 5/8 x 2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.3049
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
180137

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