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Commemorative Cream Pitcher

1934.3020 (RS210940)

Description

Small porcelain pitcher with cylindrical body, rectangular handle, and gilt on rim and handle. Black printed scene of John Greenleaf Whittier's birthplace, Amesbury, Massachusetts.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1920
Inscriptions
"MADE IN ENGLAND" and "G. CAMMETT / AMESBURY / MASS [in scrolling banner]" (printed)
"THE BIRTHPLACE OF JOHN G. WHITTIER, AMESBURY, MASS." (printed)
Location of origin
England
Material
decals
gilding
porcelain
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Amesbury (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
commemoratives
creamers
decals
gilding
historic landscapes
landscapes (representations)
Pitcher
Pitcher, Cream
porcelain
transfer printing
Vessel, Drink Serving
People and organizations
G. Cammett
John G. Whittier Birthplace
Dimensions
3 (H), 2 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.3020
Credit Line
Fowler House Estate
GUSN
37533

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