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Cream pitcher

1990.299.48 (RS214672)

Description

Porcelain enameled pitcher with octagonal, swelled body and scalloped edge and gildt decorated handle.On gold ground: green tendrils and pink tree peonies and scrolled medallions of 1) birds and flowers, 2) court scenes.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1875
Location of origin
China
Material
enameling
hand-painted
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Chinese Export
Chinese export
creamers
enameling
hand-painted
medallions (ornament areas)
Pitcher
Pitcher, Cream
porcelain
rose (genus)
Rose Medallion
Vessel, Drink Serving
Dimensions
5 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.299.48
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Thomas M. Hill, Jr.
GUSN
3799

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