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Tureen with cover

Description

Body (a) has deep ovoid form with canted corners and ovoid foot. Body with molded feather and rope band at mouth, broken by fanlight and acanthers motif. Molded eagle's head and handles at sides. Decorative bands and handles painted a deep blue. Bottom is stamped with '10'. Cover (b) is conforming domed lid with oval mushroom-like handle. Edge, neck, and finial with conforming molded decoration. Edge cut-out present for receiving a ladle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1825
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Tureen
tureens
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
8 1/2 x 8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.360AB
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
254814

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