English Transferware Chamber Pot with Lid
Of domed octogonal form with a pagoda shaped knop, with a blue transfer print in repeated exotic landscapes. The knop and border is of trellis pattern and scrolled reserves with fantastic Chinese/Indian issue buildings. The squat conforming base has panelled sides, a flarring molded rim, [illeg.] molded "C" shaped handle and canted foot ring. The sides and interior are printed with exotic scenes. The rim and foot ring are printed with a trellis motif scrolled reserves with exotic buildings.
Transfer printed on the bottom, within a scrolled cartouche is: CASTLE/SCENERY/JF
- Location of origin
- Associated Building
- Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
- Object type
- Toilet Article
- Descriptive terms
Indian (South Asian)
- 9 x 8 (HxW) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little