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Pitcher

1985.503.2 (RS118730)

Description

Pitcher: Large shaped mouth w/ applied shaped, spurred handle, footed base. Pearl glaze over brown and white decoration. Depicted: Oriental buildings in background w/ shepherd, shepherdess and antelopes in foreground. Labeled "G. Phillips/ Parisian" on bottom.

Details

Maker
Phillips, George (Maker)
Date
1834-1848
Location of origin
Longport, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
Antelope
antelopes
buildings (structures)
Earthenware
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Parisian
PITCHER
pitchers (vessels)
Possibly earthenware
Shepherd
Shepherdess
shepherds
Unidentified Building
Dimensions
9.5 x 9.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.503.2
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25371

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