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Pitcher

1927.119 (RS208017)

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware pitcher. Interior foliate border and an exterior floral border with war implements surrounds the mouth and spout. The exterior transfer print on the body depicts a portrait of Horatio Lord Viscount Nelson and his ship Victory.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Inscriptions
Many laudatory words about Lord Nelson.
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
Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805
Victory
Dimensions
5 3/4 x 3 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1927.119
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Margaret R. Kimberley
GUSN
3683

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