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Creamer

Description

Brown transfer-printed decoration, probably the "Carolina" pattern, featuring elaborate Rococo strapwork and foliate border, and scene of rowboat by Spanish style villa. Squat, oval boat-shaped body, bulbously shaped or ribbed overall. Cartouche-shaped foot. Conforming spouted mouth. C-shaped handle (missing). White clay body w/ blue tinted pearlglaze.

Details

Maker
Hall, Ralph (Maker)
Date
1830-1850
Location of origin
Tunstall, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
tin (metal)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Carolina
creamers
Earthenware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
House
houses
PITCHER, CREAM
pulling boats
Rowboat
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
3.75 x 6.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.270
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25203

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