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Milk Pitcher

1991.184 (RS21072)

Description

Pearlware, semi-globular form, with strap handle, painted with iron red, green, blue, yellow and black overglaze enamel decoration of four Chinese figures in a landscape, with purple lustre line of trim at rim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Inscriptions
Fabric label on bottom underside: ""N.F. LITTLE/305 Warren St./BROOKLINE"".
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
pearlware
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Chinoiserie
milk jugs
pearlware
Pearlware
PITCHER, MILK
Dimensions
4 x 5.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.184
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2174

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