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English Transferware Bedpan

1991.1046 (RS21378)

Description

Circular basin with wide, rolled rim and cylindrical projection at the side; decorated with blue transfer print of a bucolic landscape with a building enclosed by a floral border; the projecting neck has a large, floral border edged with diagonal stripes.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
BEDPAN
bedpans (containers)
pearlware
Pearlware
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
3 x 15 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1046
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3262

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