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Beer pitcher

Description

Light blue squat bulbous body w/ painted green, blue, pink and gilt flower vines; oval medallions in relief; octagonal base; scrolled flower vine handle; hinged metal lid.

Details

Maker
C.J. Mason & Co. (Maker)
Date
1840-1850
Inscriptions
Bottom: ""33"" and crescent painted in gold. Impressed: [wheel-like symbol]
Location of origin
England
Material
gilding
painting (coating)
pewter (tin alloy)
porcelain
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
Gilded
gilding
Medallion
Painted
painting (coating)
Pewter
PITCHER, BEER
pitchers (vessels)
porcelain
Porcelain
Possibly pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Vine
vines
Dimensions
9.5 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.689
Credit Line
Gift of Charles E. Deane, Ruthven Deane, and Miss Mary Deane Dexter
GUSN
34953

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