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Cream pitcher

Description

SERVICE: Primary border: gold swags and tassels and sawtooth band with dot centers; secondary border: gold husk chain. (Traces of) gold basket as main decoration. CREAMER: Helmet-shaped with "bamboo" handle with traces of gold highlights; primary border around rim; traces of secondary border around base; basket under mouth.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1815
Location of origin
China
Material
gilding
painting (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
baskets (containers)
Chinese Export
Chinese export
creamers
Fruit Basket
Gilded
gilding
Painted
painting (coating)
PITCHER, CREAM
porcelain
Porcelain
Dimensions
5 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1951.160
GUSN
3426

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