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Pitcher

Description

Whiteware pitcher with blue transfer-printed decoration of a manor house behind a lake with mountains and classical ruins in background. Boat with figures in foreground. Border with plumes, harebells. Part of a set with a basin.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1850
Inscriptions
27 (stamped)
S (printed)
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Toilet Articles; Hygiene Artifacts
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Pitcher, Wash
pitchers (vessels)
transfer printing
Dimensions
11 1/2 x 9 1/4 x 5 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.379.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
305727
Related Items
Title Wash basin Accession number 1958.379.2 Relationship Part of a set

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