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Water pitcher

1998.1059 (RS23675)

Description

Majolica water pitcher w/ rustic decoration; pink interior; white exterior w/ 2 yellow bands around body; poorly painted decoration of grape bunches and leaves--red and green colors running into each other.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
Painted on bottom: ""22""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
tin (metal)
tin glaze
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Earthenware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Grape Bunches
maiolica
Majolica
PITCHER, WATER
pitchers (vessels)
tin (metal)
tin glaze
Tin Glazed
vine scrolls
Dimensions
9.25 x 7.375 (HxW), 5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1059
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18867

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