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Coffeepot

1998.1056AB (RS23672)

Description

Earthenware coffeepot transfer printed in black and mulberry in chinoiserie design; print of Chinese palace by the water; octagonal shape w/ squared handle and domed lid.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Inscriptions
Engraved on bottom of pot: ""U""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Chinoiserie
COFFEEPOT
coffeepots
Earthenware
earthenware
Orientalism
Palace
palaces
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Water
water
Dimensions
8.25 x 9 (HxW), 5.375 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1056AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18864

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