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Pitcher

Description

Cream body w/ black band around base and outlining rococo ear-shaped handle; border of painted black fleur-de-lis; "sunburst" under mouth; transfer printed black scenes 1) greyhounds and 2) man seated on chair w/ reeded legs, beseeching woman; 2 other women look on w/ greyhound.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1830
Material
creamware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
creamware
Creamware
earthenware
Earthenware
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Fleur-de-Lis
fleur-de-lis (motifs)
glazing (coating)
Greyhound
greyhounds (breed)
Man
men (male humans)
Painted
painting (coating)
PITCHER
pitchers (vessels)
Sunburst
sunbursts
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Women
women (female humans)
Dimensions
7 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1943.256
Credit Line
In memory of Dr. and Mrs. Charles Harrington
GUSN
42831

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