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Cream Pitcher

1927.74 (RS210445)

Description

Earthenware cream pitcher with mottled blue glaze and gilt highlights, square handle with beaded sides.

Details

Maker
New England Pottery Company (Maker)
Date
1886-1888
Inscriptions
(partially legible) RIETI (Printed in black)
"New England Pottery / made about / 1887 / Thms. Gray / Jan 1927 / Queen Jug #5" (Written on paper tag)
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA; East Boston, MA, USA
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
art pottery
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Pitcher
Pitcher, Cream
pitchers (vessels)
Vessel, Drink Serving
Dimensions
3 3/4 (H), 4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1927.74
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Thomas Gray
GUSN
31229

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