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English Yelloare Pitcher

1991.425 (RS21051)

Description

Large creamware picher of barrel shape and foliate strap handle; body decorated with a pale yellow glaze and painted roulette-like banding to the top and bottom in shade of dark brown and rust. Sometimes categorized as English Yelloware.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1830
Inscriptions
Handwritten fabric label on bottom underside: ""B.K.Little/Spring Street"".
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
creamware
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
throwing (pottery technique)
yellowware
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
creamware
Creamware
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
Lead Glazed
PITCHER
pitchers (vessels)
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Yelloware
yellowware
Dimensions
8 1/2 x 10 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.425
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2402

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