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Pitcher

1923.393 (RS210658)

Description

Transfer-printed creamware pitcher. Gilt accents around the base, mouth, transfer-printed designs, and handle. Transfer-printed portrait of Tennyson and a coat of arms adorn the body. Cartouches with phrases flank the major designs. Medieval border surrounds the mouth.

Details

Maker
Wedgwood (Maker)
Date
1890-1900
Inscriptions
"FROM A PHOTOGRAPH BY BARRAUDS LTD/ 263 OXFORD ST LONDON. W. WEDGWOOD/ ETRURIA ENGLAND/ Rd No 202824"
(Applied)
Location of origin
Etruria, England
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
Barrauds Ltd.
Idylls of the King
Tennyson, Alfred, 1809-1892
Dimensions
8 x 5 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1923.393
Credit Line
Gift of Captain Lester S. Couch
GUSN
29907

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