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Pitcher

Description

Copper lustre exterior w/ rococo ear-shaped handle; beading in relief around rim and pointy spout; pink lustre band around body w/ scene of 3-story building flanked by trees w/ birds flying overhead.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1850
Material
copper (metal)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
luster (textile)
lusterware
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bird
buildings (structures)
copper (metal)
Copper Lustre
Earthenware
earthenware
figure- and animal-derived motifs
glazing (coating)
Luster
luster (textile)
lusterware
PITCHER
pitchers (vessels)
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Tree
trees
Unidentified Building
Dimensions
7.5 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.470
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Isaac Sprague
GUSN
36592

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