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Pitcher

2000.590 (RS211513)

Description

Black transfer-printed yellow glazed earthenware pitcher. Floral medallions and scene depicting Plymouth Rock superimposed geometric background. Silver luster accents on the rim and handle.

Details

Label
In an SPNEA exhibit at One Bowdoin Squre Gallery: "Pilgrims, Patriots and Products" 10/00 - 4/01
Maker
Burbank, A. S. (Maker)
Date
1895-1915
Inscriptions
Transfer printed on front, back and bottom: Front: ""1620/ PLYMOUTH ROCK"" Back: ""CANOPY OVER PLYMOUTH ROCK"" Bottom: ""A.S. BURBANK/ PLYMOUTH, MASS"" [in seal]; ""COPYRIGHTED 1906 BY/ A.S. BURBANK/ PLYMOUTH, MASS."" Paper label on bottom: ""Perfect/ $175-250/ Restoreable"" Painted(?): ""8(?) - E"" Tag: ""35.00/ .5 [circled]/ A S BURBANK/ 1906 Plymouth/ MASS - Souvenir/ pitcher as is"" [tag is inside accession file]
Location of origin
Plymouth, MA, USA
Material
earthenware
lusterware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
earthenware
lusterware
Pitcher
pitchers (vessels)
transfer printing
Vessel, Drink Serving
People and organizations
Plymouth Rock
Dimensions
5 3/4 x 8 3/4 x 5 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.590
Credit Line
Gift of Jane C. Nylander
GUSN
26683

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