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Pitcher

Description

Creamware rounded body w/ silver lustre resist decoration of flecked bird flying among leaves and branches; resist border around neck of spiral chain; scrolled flat iron handle w/ resist edges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1825
Inscriptions
Handwritten paper label on bottom: ""Silver Resist/ -1795 to 1825+""
Material
creamware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
luster (textile)
resist dyeing
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bird
Branch
creamware
Creamware
Earthenware
earthenware
figure- and animal-derived motifs
foliation (pattern)
glazing (coating)
leaf (plant material)
Leaves
Luster
luster (textile)
PITCHER
pitchers (vessels)
Resist
resist dyeing
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Accession Number
1939.392
Credit Line
Bequest of Mrs. Eva R. Greeley
GUSN
40285

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