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Pitcher

1998.367 (RS22923)

Description

Ceramic pitcher with polychrome scene and copper luster rim; scene depicts putti-like figures taunting a ram; band of grape clusters around neck; purple, green and light peach colors; raised rings around base; foliated scroll handle.

Details

Maker
Wedgwood (Maker)
Date
1800-1825
Probably
Inscriptions
Pencilled on adhesive on bottom: ""Purple/ Lustre by/ Wedgwood/ 1805--""
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
ceramic (material)
glazing (coating)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
ceramic (material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Glazed
glazing (coating)
Grape Bunches
Pitcher
pitchers (vessels)
rams (animals)
Unidentified Ceramic
vine scrolls
Dimensions
5 1/4 x 6 3/4 x 3 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.367
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18329

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