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Wash pitcher

1956.21 (RS209417)

Description

Wash pitcher with blue transfer-print "British Lakes" pattern with scene of "Derwentwater." The pattern depicts two adults, a child and dog taking a walk through the countryside with a large lake and mountains in the background. A floral and foliate scroll border is printed around the rim, foot and handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Inscriptions
"British Lakes / [crown] / NEW / STONE CHINA / Derwentwater" (Pattern name / maker's mark / Pattern scene name)
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
Object type
Toilet Articles; Hygiene Artifacts
Places
Derwent Water (Cumbria, England, United Kingdom) [lake]
Possibly County of Staffordshire (England, United Kingdom) [county]
Descriptive terms
earthenware
figure- and animal-derived motifs
gardens
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
leisure
palaces
people (agents)
Pitcher, Wash
pitchers (vessels)
transfer printing
Dimensions
13 (H), 8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1956.21
Credit Line
Gift of Maude Jacobs
GUSN
25665
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