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Pitcher

Description

Octagonal white body w/ faceted sides bearing the relief molded images of 8 of the Apostles within gothic niches; gothic handle w/ masks in relief on inside (near lip) and as thumbrest; mouth and rim deeply scrolled.

Details

Maker
Old Hall Earthenware Co. Ltd. (Maker)
Date
1850-1860
Inscriptions
Impressed on raised seal: ""OHECL/ HANLEY"" (w/ pinwheel in relief) Incised: ""24/ 18""
Location of origin
Hanley, England, Staffordshire
Material
molding (forming)
relief (sculpture techniques)
stoneware (pottery)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Apostles
Gothic Revival
molding (forming)
PITCHER
pitchers (vessels)
relief (sculpture techniques)
Relief Molded
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
Dimensions
8 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1938.968
Credit Line
Bequest of Mrs. Waldo O. Ross
GUSN
39869

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