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1991.997.1-2 (RS21328)

Description

1991.997.1- Baluster form with scroll handle; wide, shaped spout and shaped, circular foot; molded ridge at the shoulder and base; underglaze painted in rose, green and yellow with overall pattern of single flower on stem; rose striping at foot and spout and rose devices on the handle. 1991.997.2 Basin with shaped, flaring rim on rounded form with deep foot ring; the interior is decorated with flowers on the stem and banded at the rim and foot.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1860
Inscriptions
A piece of adhesive tape on the botton reads: ""LITTLE.""
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
molding (forming)
painting (coating)
underglazing
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
basins (vessels)
Earthenware
earthenware
ewers (vessels)
Molded
molding (forming)
Painted
painting (coating)
SET, TOILET
Underglazed
underglazing
Dimensions
11.25 x 10 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.997.1-2
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3214

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