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Pitcher

1927.139 (RS207293)

Description

An earthenware handled pitcher. Pinched oval mouth with an upturned spout.. Decorated with two molded blue heart-shaped medallions illustrating children playing. A molded green palmette border around base and a floret chain around the rim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1850
Inscriptions
Paper label on bottom: ""8 inches high/ 'Sportive Innocence'/ Pitcher. cracked/ & discolored/ $5.00""
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
earthenware
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
Pitcher
pitchers (vessels)
Vessel, Drink Serving
Dimensions
8 1/8 x 4 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1927.139
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Margaret R. Kimberley
GUSN
31262

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