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Pitcher

1943.227 (RS33377)

Description

An earthenware pitcher. Tan body swelling from the base with copper lustre bands around base, neck and rim. Decorated with black transfer prints illustrating a ship and the great seal of the United States. Both prints are surrounded by a chain of various names.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1825
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Pitcher
pitchers (vessels)
transfer printing
Vessel, Drink Serving
Dimensions
7 3/4 x 4 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1943.227
Credit Line
In memory of Dr. and Mrs. Charles Harrington
GUSN
42813

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