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Wash basin

Description

Ironstone wash basin; round w/ tapered base and overhanginglip; paneled on top portion of interior.

Details

Maker
Alcock, John (Maker)
Inscriptions
Stamped on bottom: ""IMPERIAL/ IRONSTONE CHINA/ JOHN ALCOCK"" [w/ Royal Arms] Impressed stamp: ""JOHN ALCOCK/ HEBE SHAPE"" [also registration mark which gives date May 7, 1853--see worksheet for drawing]
Location of origin
Cobridge, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
ironstone (pottery)
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
BASIN
basins (vessels)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Hebe shape
Ironstone
ironstone (pottery)
Dimensions
4.75 (H), 13.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5673
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23751

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