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Pitcher & Basin

1991.996.1-.2 (RS21327)

Description

1991.996.1- A baluster form with molded scroll handles and a large, flaring spout molded with a "feather" band at the edge of the spout and shoulder; decorated in medium blue paint with cityscapes around the belly and floral sprigs at the handle; flower diaper and foliate scrolls border are at the foot and spout. 1991.996.2- The basin has a flaring rim with a molded edge on a deep round form with deep foot ring; a city view is printed at the face with a border of foliate scrolls; there are diapers and flowers at the rim and exerior.

Details

Maker
Enoch Wood & Sons (Maker)
Date
1825-1845
Inscriptions
Transferprinted on the botton is: ""English/Cities/Bristol and York/ EW & S/Celtic China."" Impressed is ""Wood.""
Location of origin
Burslem, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
molding (forming)
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Toilet Articles; Hygiene Artifacts
Descriptive terms
basins (vessels)
molding (forming)
pearlware
pitchers (vessels)
Set, Toilet
transfer printing
Dimensions
9 1/2 x 9 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.996.1-.2
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3213

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