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Pitcher

1998.523 (RS21660)

Description

Lusterware pitcher w/ relief griffin and classical scene; engine-turned neck and base; foliated scroll handle; luster has coppery/ purple tint; leaf shaped spout.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1820
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
appliqué (technique)
earthenware
lusterware
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Applied
appliqué (technique)
Classical
Classical Figure
Earthenware
earthenware
engine turned
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Griffin
lusterware
Lusterware
PITCHER
pitchers (vessels)
turning (shaping process)
Dimensions
7.25 x 9.5 (HxW), 5.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.523
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18499

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