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1920.521 (RS213948)

Description

Creamware pitcher. Polychrome transfer-printed design. Oval medallions depicting patriotic scenes featuring a memorial to George Washington and plans for Washington D.C.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Inscriptions
Sticker on bottom: ""$30.00/ N.T.W.[?]X"" (in pencil)
Material
creamware
gilding
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
creamware
gilding
glazing (coating)
Pitcher
pitchers (vessels)
transfer printing
Vessel, Drink Serving
People and organizations
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826
John Bull
Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821
Washington, DC
Washington, George, 1732-1799
Dimensions
10 1/2 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1920.521
Credit Line
Estate of Mrs. Jane N. Grew
GUSN
29151

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