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Coffeepot

1985.114 (RS118501)

Description

Pseudo-satsuma-type cream colored body w/ crackle glaze. Modified light-house form w/ circular foot, squared C-shaped handle, triangular spout, circular mouth. Domed cover w/ knop finial. Mounted pewter ring forming hinged cover. Transfer printed gilt diaper w/ Japanesque scenic reserves in iron red and green.

Details

Maker
Possibly George L. Ashworth & Bros. (Maker)
Date
1875-1910
Inscriptions
Impressed: ""Ashworth""
Location of origin
Hanley, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
COFFEEPOT
coffeepots
earthenware
Earthenware
Japonais
Japonaiserie
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
10.25 x 6.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.114
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
24772

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