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Chamber Pot

Description

Staffordshire transfer-print ironstone child's chamberpot; squat, globular body on low ring foot with rounded outflared rim and strap handle; light-blue transferprint scenes of exotic buildings in a landscape and leafy vine trim, marked IRONSTONE/FRIBURG/G. PHILLIPS, LONGPORT.

Details

Maker
Phillips, George (Maker)
Date
1834-1848
Inscriptions
On the bottom underside is a maker's mark, the text of it reads: ""IRONSTONE/FRIEBUG/G. PHILLIPS LONGPORT""
Location of origin
Longport, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
ironstone (pottery)
throwing (pottery technique)
transfer printing
underglazing
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
chamber pots
Ironstone
ironstone (pottery)
pastoral
Pastoral
POT, CHAMBER
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Underglazed
underglazing
Dimensions
3.25 x 5.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1240
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2790

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