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Pitcher

1985.271 (RS118611)

Description

Thrown and incised bulbous body, swelled at center and tapering to a very narrow foot. Tapered at neck w/ an incised line defining shoulder. Molded strap handle. Wide circular mouth w/ dished flange to receive circular lid w/ button knop. Pinch spout. Red clay body w/ lead glaze interior. Dark brown slip on exterior under glossy glaze.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
redware
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
PITCHER
pitchers (vessels)
redware
Redware
Dimensions
7.5 x 6.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.271
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25204

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