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Pitcher

1950.267 (RS208218)

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware pitcher. Floral motif border surrounds the inside and outside of the mouth and spout. The exterior body is adorned by a general scroll and floral pattern. The Great Seal of the United States adorns the body under the spout.

Details

Maker
Attributed to William Adams & Sons (Maker)
Date
1827-1831
Inscriptions
On ribbon borne by eagle: E PLURIBUS UNUM
Location of origin
Tunstall/Stoke, England, Staffordshire; Stoke, England, Staffordshire
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
6 x 4 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1950.267
Credit Line
Bequest of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick W. Bridge
GUSN
45150

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