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Creamer

Description

Rounded, squat body w/ pointy and ear-shaped handle w/ slight scroll and feather in relief; allegorical white medallions in relief; white urn and floral spray in relief under lobed mouth; border around rim of painted blue leaves and yellow flowers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1850
Material
copper (metal)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
lusterware
overglazing
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Allegory
allegory (artistic device)
copper (metal)
Copper Lustre
creamers
earthenware
Earthenware
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
foliation (pattern)
glazing (coating)
leaf (plant material)
Leaves
lusterware
Medallion
Overglazed
overglazing
PITCHER, CREAM
Spray
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Urn
urns
Dimensions
3.5 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.482
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Isaac Sprague
GUSN
36597

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