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Chamber Pot

1977.725AB (RS117047)

Description

A) Squat circular bulbous body indented at neck with flat flared lip; simple C-scroll handle; foot ring; white clay body with pearl glaze; B) slightly domed circular cover with flat rim; strap handle; deep flange ring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1850
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
earthenware
pearlware
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
chamber pots
Earthenware
earthenware
Pearlware
pearlware
POT, CHAMBER
Dimensions
8.875 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.725AB
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4504

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