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Cream Pitcher

1998.5905.91 (RS224040)

Description

Footed cream pitcher part of "Hampden" pattern dinner service for twelve. Designed by Christopher Dresser and produced by the Old Hall Earthenware Company, England. The creamer is rectangular in shape with a wide spout and molded, geometric handle with metallic gold accents. Light cream-colored body with aqua rims, decorated with a transfer-printed and overpainted pattern of flowers and geometric designs in aqua, blues, yellow, brown and black.

Details

Maker
Dresser, Christopher (Designer)
Old Hall Earthenware Co. Ltd. (Maker)
Date
1880-1883
Inscriptions
"HAMPDEN / OLD HALL / ENGLAND / E'WARE CO / (L)" (printed)
Location of origin
Hanley, England
Material
ceramic (material)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Hanley (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)
North Andover (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
Anglo-Japanese
ceramic (material)
creamers
floral patterns
Pitcher
Pitcher, Cream
Vessel, Drink Serving
Dimensions
4 x 7 1/2 x 2 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5905.91
Credit Line
Sarah Moore Field Collection
GUSN
309984

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Hampden

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