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Pitcher

1943.250 (RS207998)

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware pitcher. Floral motif surrounds the inside and outside of the mouth and spout. The body is adorned by a vine pattern and two medallions illustrating the landing at Plymouth.

Details

Label
One of many views related to the early United States and its history that appear in the online exhibit "Patriotic America."<br/> Several scenes quite similar to this one appear throughout New England, most produced on or near 1820, the 200th anniversary of the landing.
Maker
Enoch Wood & Sons (Maker)
Date
1820
Location of origin
Burslem, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Pitcher
pitchers (vessels)
transfer printing
Vessel, Drink Serving
People and organizations
Bradford, William, 1590-1657
Brewster, William
Carver, John, 1575 ?-1621
Standish, Miles
Dimensions
6 1/2 x 5 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1943.250
Credit Line
In memory of Dr. and Mrs. Charles Harrington
GUSN
3619
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Title Pitcher Accession number 1927.117 Notes 1927.117 JUG Relationship Similar item

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