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Pitcher

1985.419.1 (RS118715)

Description

Orangey-buff colored clay body w/ colorless glaze. Molded form. Pitcher w/ bulbous body swelling out from a basal ring. Very slightly tapered inward to undefined neck and terminating in a well-shaped spouted mouth w/ C-shaped handle extended at back. Exterior buff colored w/ overglaze painted decoration of Greek key border and black line banding.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1835-1870
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Earthenware
PITCHER
pitchers (vessels)
Dimensions
8 x 7.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.419.1
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25468

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