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1934.2984.1 (RS209083)

Description

Wash pitcher with blue transfer-print pattern "Jenny Lind." Pattern depicts two male and three female figures in the foreground enjoying an outing in the countryside. In the distance is a valley with a castle and waterway and, in the distance, steep mountain peaks. The border includes a grape vine and repeating image of a classical building.\n

Details

Maker
Charles Meigh (Manufacturer)
Date
1851-1861
Inscriptions
"JENNY LIND / C.M.&S." [encircled by grape vine] (Pattern name and maker)
Associated Building
Original To Fowler House Main House.
Material
earthenware
glaze
transfer printing
Object type
Toilet Articles; Hygiene Artifacts
Descriptive terms
earthenware
glaze
Pitcher, Wash
pitchers (vessels)
transfer printing
Dimensions
12 1/2 (H), 6 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.2984.1
Credit Line
Fowler House Estate
GUSN
37497
Related Items
Title Basin Accession number 1934.2984B

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