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Pitcher

Description

Copper lustre body; circular base; elaborate rococo handle w/ corncob thumbrest; pointed spout w/ tiered neck; scalloped rim; loden band (glazed) around body w/ polychrome scenes of putti w/ lion and trees.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1850
Material
copper (metal)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
lusterware
overglazing
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
copper (metal)
Copper Lustre
Earthenware
earthenware
figure- and animal-derived motifs
glazing (coating)
Lion
lion
lusterware
Overglazed
overglazing
PITCHER
pitchers (vessels)
Putti
putti (motifs)
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Tree
trees
Dimensions
7.25 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.469
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Isaac Sprague
GUSN
36591

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